Predicting perilous plaque via fluid dynamics in coronary arteries

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Researchers at Emory and Georgia Tech have developed a method for predicting which areas of the coronary arteries will develop more atherosclerotic plaque over time, based on intracoronary ultrasound and blood flow measurements.

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Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience (IBB)

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Student and Faculty, Engineering, Life Sciences and Biology, Nanotechnology and Nanoscience
Keywords
Don Giddens, Predicting perilous plaque
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  • Created By: Colly Mitchell
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Aug 5, 2011 - 6:02am
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 10:25pm