THE IMPACT OF CAROTID ARTERY ULTRASOUND FINDINGS AND THE ANKLE-BRACHIAL INDEX ON PREDICTING THE SEVERITY OF THE SYNTAX SCORE

@article{Ikeda2012THEIO,
  title={THE IMPACT OF CAROTID ARTERY ULTRASOUND FINDINGS AND THE ANKLE-BRACHIAL INDEX ON PREDICTING THE SEVERITY OF THE SYNTAX SCORE},
  author={N. Ikeda and Norihiro Kogame and R. Iijima and K. Sugi},
  journal={Journal of the American College of Cardiology},
  year={2012},
  volume={59}
}
  • N. Ikeda, Norihiro Kogame, +1 author K. Sugi
  • Published 2012
  • Medicine
  • Journal of the American College of Cardiology
  • Numerous reports have shown that both carotid artery ultrasound (carotidUS) findings and ankle-brachial index (ABI) have a relationship with the presence of coronary artery disease. However, most of these studies did not assess the complexity of the lesions. The subjects included 496 consecutive