Natural History of Carotid Atherosclerosis


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  • Toutouzas K, Grassos H, Synetos A, Drakopoulou M, Tsiamis E, Moldovan C, Agrogiannis G, Patsouris E, Siores E, Stefanadis C. A new non-invasive method for detection of local inflammation in atherosclerotic plaques: experimental application of microwave radiometry. Atherosclerosis. 2011 Mar;215(1):82-9. Epub 2010 Dec 23. No abstract available. Pubmed ID:21256490
  • Toutouzas K, Benetos G, Drakopoulou M, Deligianni C, Spengos K, Stefanadis C, Siores E, Tousoulis D. Incremental predictive value of carotid inflammation in acute ischemic stroke. Stroke. 2015 Jan;46(1):272-4. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.114.007526. Epub 2014 Nov 4. Pubmed ID:25370590
  • Toutouzas K, Benetos G, Drakopoulou M, Bounas P, Tsekoura D, Stathogiannis K, Koutagiar I, Aggeli C, Karanasos A, Panagiotakos D, Siores E, Stefanadis C. Insights from a thermography-based method suggesting higher carotid inflammation in patients with diabetes mellitus and coronary artery disease. Diabetes Metab. 2014 Dec;40(6):431-8. doi: 10.1016/j.diabet.2014.05.005. Epub 2014 Jun 26. Pubmed ID:24981292
  • Toutouzas K, Benetos G, Drakopoulou M, Michelongona A, Nikolaou C, Masoura C, Stathogiannis K, Aggeli C, Tsiamis E, Siores E, Stefanadis C. Morphological and functional assessment of carotid plaques have similar predictive accuracy for coronary artery disease. Stroke. 2013 Sep;44(9):2607-9. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.113.002462. Epub 2013 Jul 25. Pubmed ID:23887842

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