Longitudinal quantitative assessment of coronary plaque progression related to body mass index using serial coronary computed tomography angiography

European Heart Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging

28 Gennaio Gen 2019 6 months ago
  • Conte E, Andreini D, Pontone G

This study explored the coronary plaque volume change (PVC) according to the change of percent body mass index (BMI) and categorical BMI group using serial coronary computed tomography angiography (CCTA).

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Won KB, Lee SE, Lee BK, Park HB, Heo R, Rizvi A, Hadamitzky M, Kim YJ, Sung JM, Conte E, Andreini D, Pontone G, Budoff MJ, Gottlieb I, Chun EJ, Cademartiri F, Maffei E, Marques H, Leipsic JA, Shin S, Choi JH, Virmani R, Samady H, Stone PH, Berman DS, Narula J, Shaw LJ, Bax JJ, Min JK, Chang HJ. Longitudinal quantitative assessment of coronary plaque progression related to body mass index using serial coronary computed tomography angiography. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 2019 Jan 18. doi: 10.1093/ehjci/jey192. [Epub ahead of print]

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