Journal article icon

Journal article

Quantification of carotid plaque lipid content with magnetic resonance T2 mapping in patients undergoing carotid endarterectomy

Abstract:
Background and purpose Techniques to stratify subgroups of patients with asymptomatic carotid artery disease are urgently needed to guide decisions on optimal treatment. Reliance on estimates of % luminal stenosis has not been effective, perhaps because that approach entirely disregards potentially important information on the pathological process in the wall of the artery. Methods Since plaque lipid is a key determinant of plaque behaviour we used a newly v... Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Publisher's version

Actions


Access Document


Files:
Publisher copy:
10.1371/journal.pone.0181668

Authors


More by this author
Department:
Oxford, MSD, RDM, RDM Cardiovascular Medicine
Role:
Author
More by this author
Department:
Oxford, MSD, RDM, RDM Cardiovascular Medicine
Role:
Author
More by this author
Department:
Oxford, MSD, RDM, RDM Cardiovascular Medicine
Role:
Author
Expand authors...
More from this funder
Grant:
PG/11/120/29302; PG/15/74/31747
More from this funder
Grant:
NIHR Oxford Biomedical Research Centre
Dunhill Medical Trust More from this funder
Publisher:
Public Library of Science Publisher's website
Journal:
PLoS Medicine Journal website
Volume:
12
Issue:
7
Pages:
Article: e0181668
Publication date:
2017-07-26
Acceptance date:
2017-07-17
DOI:
EISSN:
1549-1676
ISSN:
1549-1277
Pubs id:
pubs:708483
URN:
uri:8cd3d858-344f-4297-996d-24f38d611014
UUID:
uuid:8cd3d858-344f-4297-996d-24f38d611014
Local pid:
pubs:708483
Paper number:
7

Terms of use


Metrics


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP