Intravascular ultrasound imaging--in vitro and vivo validation.

Intravascular ultrasound imaging is a new technique for visualizing arterial structures. The purpose of this study was twofold; first, to assess the ability of this intravascular ultrasound catheter to generate cross-sectional images of human artery segments in vitro and second, to determine the reliability of intravascular ultrasound technique in the… CONTINUE READING