The objective characterisation of ultrasonic carotid plaque features.

@article{Elatrozy1998TheOC,
  title={The objective characterisation of ultrasonic carotid plaque features.},
  author={T. Elatrozy and Andrew Nicolaides and Thomas J Tegos and Maura Griffin},
  journal={European journal of vascular and endovascular surgery : the official journal of the European Society for Vascular Surgery},
  year={1998},
  volume={16 3},
  pages={223-30}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the influence of ultrasonic carotid plaque morphology on the incidence of ipsilateral hemispheric symptoms (IHS). DESIGN Cross-sectional study. MATERIALS A consecutive series of 80 patients (96 plaques) with more than 50% ICA stenosis was studied. METHODS B mode ultrasonic images were captured and transferred to a computer on… CONTINUE READING