External Elastic Membrane

A thin layer of fibrous tissue capable of stretching and contracting. It is part of the tunica media of the blood vessels.
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2015
2015
BACKGROUND The ability of iMap-intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) tissue characterization to detect thin-cap fibroatheroma (TCFA… (More)
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2014
2014
OBJECTIVES This study investigated coronary artery remodeling patterns associated with clinical outcomes. BACKGROUND In the… (More)
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2013
2013
OBJECTIVES Intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) was performed to investigate the impact of kissing balloon inflation (KBI) on the main… (More)
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2009
2009
Patients with diabetes have an increased risk of in-stent restenosis after coronary stent implantation. Serial intravascular… (More)
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2008
2008
During percutaneous coronary intervention, the reference segment is assessed angiographically. This report described the… (More)
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVE To investigate the geometry in bifurcation using intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) analysis. METHODS We performed… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Previous studies have demonstrated that the mechanism of acute lumen enlargement after balloon angioplasty… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND Coronary artery disease is the major cause of late cardiac allograft failure. However, few data exist regarding the… (More)
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1999
1999
BACKGROUND We have shown that probucol reduces restenosis after balloon angioplasty. Whether probucol acted via prevention of… (More)
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1999
1999
BACKGROUND Endovascular radiation appears to inhibit intimal thickening after overstretching balloon injury in animal models. The… (More)
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