Fractional flow reserve as a surrogate for inducible myocardial ischaemia

@article{Hoef2013FractionalFR,
  title={Fractional flow reserve as a surrogate for inducible myocardial ischaemia},
  author={Tim van de Hoef and Martijn M Meuwissen and Javier Escaned and Justin E. Davies and Maria Siebes and Jos A. E. Spaan and Jan J. Piek},
  journal={Nature Reviews Cardiology},
  year={2013},
  volume={10},
  pages={439-452}
}
Documentation of inducible myocardial ischaemia, related to the coronary stenosis of interest, is of increasing importance in lesion selection for percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). Fractional flow reserve (FFR) is an easily understood, routine diagnostic modality that has become part of daily clinical practice, and is used as a surrogate technique… CONTINUE READING