312 pages | 20 Color Illus. | 200 B/W Illus.
Non-Invasive Surrogate Markers of Atherosclerosis details the scientific and clinical support for using non-invasive imaging modalities to evaluate the presence of surrogate markers of atherosclerosis, in conjunction with traditional methods of diagnosing cardiovascular disease. This new book covers the topic completely and explores some of the following:
1. Echocardiography: Left Ventricular Hypertrophy and Atherosclerosis Philip R. Liebson 2. Ultrasound Contrast-Enhanced Stress Echocardiography Attila Nemes, Marcel L Geleijnse, Osama I I Soliman, Boudewijn J Krenning, Willem B Vletter, Folkert J ten Cate 3. Measurement of Coronary Artery Flow by Transthoracic Doppler Ultrasound Paolo Voci, Francesco Pizzuto 4. Noninvasive Coronary Angiography Using Multidetector Computed Tomography Francesco Pizzuto, Paolo Voci 5. Latest Advances in Coronary Artery Plaque Imaging by Computed Tomography Stephan Achenbach 6. Vascular Imaging Steven Feinstein 7. Treatment of Emerging Risk Factors Michael Davidson 8. Clinical signs of atherosclerosis Barbara Biedermann