Volume 2 Issue 1 - 2021


Research Article

Assessment of the Efficacy and Safety of the Instantaneous Wave-Free Ratio in a Real-World Setting

Clarissa Campo Dall'Orto*, Rubens Pierry Ferreira Lopes, Gilvan Vilella Pinto Filho and Marcos Raphael da Silva

Background:The limitations of visual angiographic assessment in coronary artery disease are well known. When intermediate lesions are submitted for functional assessment, there is a reclassification in the initial therapeutic decision in up to 33% of patients...

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Relationship between Epicardial Adipose Tissue and High-Risk Coronary Plaque Features in Patients With Suspected Acute Coronary Syndrome. Epicardial Adipose Tissue and High-Risk Coronary Plaque

Marco Fogante, MD

Epicardial adipose tissue (EAT) releases inflammatory cytokines that can modulate and promote coronary atherosclerosis. To evaluate the association between EAT volume and attenuation and high-risk coronary plaque (HRP) in patients with suspected acute coronary syndrome (ACS)...

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