Molecular imaging of plaques in coronary arteries with PET and SPECT

@inproceedings{Sun2014MolecularIO,
  title={Molecular imaging of plaques in coronary arteries with PET and SPECT},
  author={Zhong-hua Sun and Hairil Rashmizal and Lei Xu},
  booktitle={Journal of geriatric cardiology : JGC},
  year={2014}
}
Coronary artery disease remains a major cause of mortality. Presence of atherosclerotic plaques in the coronary artery is responsible for lumen stenosis which is often used as an indicator for determining the severity of coronary artery disease. However, the degree of coronary lumen stenosis is not often related to compromising myocardial blood flow, as… CONTINUE READING