Association of Statin Treatment With Progression of Coronary Atherosclerotic Plaque Composition

JAMA Cardiol

20 Agosto Ago 2021 one month ago
  • Andreini D, Conte E, Pontone G

The density of atherosclerotic plaque forms the basis for categorizing calcified and noncalcified morphology of plaques. Aim of this study was to assess whether alterations in plaque across a range of density measurements provide a more detailed understanding of atherosclerotic disease progression.

Reference

Association of Statin Treatment With Progression of Coronary Atherosclerotic Plaque Composition. van Rosendael AR, van den Hoogen IJ, Gianni U, Ma X, Tantawy SW, Bax AM, Lu Y, Andreini D, Al-Mallah MH, Budoff MJ, Cademartiri F, Chinnaiyan K, Choi JH, Conte E, Marques H, de Araújo Gonçalves P, Gottlieb I, Hadamitzky M, Leipsic JA, Maffei E, Pontone G, Shin S, Kim YJ, Lee BK, Chun EJ, Sung JM, Lee SE, Virmani R, Samady H, Sato Y, Stone PH, Berman DS, Narula J, Blankstein R, Min JK, Lin FY, Shaw LJ, Bax JJ, Chang HJ. JAMA Cardiol. 2021 Aug 18. doi: 10.1001/jamacardio.2021.3055

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