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Elastography using optical coherence tomography : development and validation of a novel technique
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2004)
Atherosclerosis is an inflammatory disease characterized by an accumulation of lipid and fibrous tissue in the arterial wall. Postmortem studies have characterized rupture-prone atherosclerotic plaques by the presence of ...
Elastography of coronary vessels using optical coherence tomography
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2002)
Development of an intracoronary Raman spectroscopy
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2009)
Atherosclerosis is a leading cause of death in the United States, with 1 in 5 deaths (500,000 annually) attributable to coronary artery disease alone. While the disease processes are not completely understood, it is believed ...