The assessment of atherothrombotic plaques by imaging techniques is essential for the in vivo identification of vulnerable plaques. Several invasive and noninvasive imaging techniques are available to assess atherothrombotic disease. The use of some of the available imaging modalities for the study of regression and progression of atherothrombosis are described in more detail in the subsequent articles.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)351-364
Number of pages14
JournalNeuroimaging Clinics of North America
Issue number3
StatePublished - Aug 2002

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