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Hybrid CCTA/IVUS: breaking the traditional boundaries of coronary imaging

Eur. Heart J. (2012) 33 (8), 941; 10.1093/eurheartj/ehs006- click here to view abstract

Hybrid CCTA/IVUS: breaking the traditional boundaries of coronary imaging



Conceptual graphics illustrating how invasive and non-invasive imaging modalities could combine to provide an integrated assessment of microanatomical and biological features of an unstable coronary plaque. CCTA, CT coronary angiography; IVMR, intravascular magnetic resonance; IVUS, intravascular ultrasound; NIRF, near-infrared fluoroscopy; NIRS, near-infrared spectroscopy; OCT, optical coherence tomography.


Mechanical circulatory support in cardiogenic shock

Eur Heart J (2014) 35 (3): 156-167; 10.1093/eurheartj/eht248- click here to view abstract

Mechanical circulatory support in cardiogenic shock

Percutaneous assist devices in cardiogenic shock. (A) Intra-aortic balloon counterpulsation; (B) Impella® pump; (C) TandemHeartT™; (D) extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO). Modified from Thiele et al.

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