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Research & Reviews  907 results

Race Differences in High-Grade Carotid Artery Stenosis.
https://doi.org/10.1161/STROKEAHA.120.032723
Stroke Lal BK, Meschia JF et. al.

May 4th, 2021 - Despite a higher incidence of stroke and a more adverse cardiovascular risk factor profile in Blacks and Hispanics compared with Whites, carotid artery revascularization is performed less frequently among these subpopulations. We assessed racial d...

Carotid Ultrasound Boundary Study (CUBS): An Open Multicenter Analysis of Computerized ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ultrasmedbio.2021.03.022
Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology; Meiburger KM, Zahnd G et. al.

May 4th, 2021 - Common carotid intima-media thickness (CIMT) is a commonly used marker for atherosclerosis and is often computed in carotid ultrasound images. An analysis of different computerized techniques for CIMT measurement and their clinical impacts on the ...

Association of Carotid Intima-Media Thickness and Other Carotid Ultrasound Features Wit...
https://doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.120.020489
Journal of the American Heart Association; Wang W, Norby FL et. al.

Apr 19th, 2021 - Background Increased carotid intima-media thickness, interadventitial diameter, presence of carotid plaque, and lower distensibility are predictors for cardiovascular disease. These indices likely relate to cerebrovascular disease, and thus may co...

No correlation between mean platelet volume and carotid artery thickness in patients wi...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MBC.0000000000001037
Blood Coagulation & Fibrinolysis : an International Journ... Sadatani K, Niiya K et. al.

Apr 16th, 2021 - The number of patients with diabetes with a risk of cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) is increasing worldwide, leading to a higher demand for evaluating atherosclerosis. Recently, the mean platelet volume (MPV) available from complete blood count is ...

An assessment of the hemorheological profile in patients with subclinical carotid ather...
https://doi.org/10.3233/CH-211105
Clinical Hemorheology and Microcirculation; Caimi G, Urso C et. al.

Apr 12th, 2021 - We present a cohort of 100 subjects [43 men and 57 women; median age 66.00(25)] who were tested using carotid ultrasound to identify subclinical carotid atherosclerosis (SCA). We have evaluated the behaviour of whole blood viscosity (WBV) at high ...

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Guidelines  2 results

Recommendations for the Assessment of Carotid Arterial Plaque by Ultrasound for the Cha...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.echo.2020.04.021
Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography : Off... Johri AM, Nambi V et. al.

Jun 30th, 2020 - Atherosclerotic plaque detection by carotid ultrasound provides cardiovascular disease risk stratification. The advantages and disadvantages of two-dimensional (2D) and three-dimensional (3D) ultrasound methods for carotid arterial plaque quantifi...

Joint recommendations for reporting carotid ultrasound investigations in the United Kin...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejvs.2008.10.015
European Journal of Vascular and endoVascular Surgery : T... Oates CP, Naylor AR et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2008 - At present in the United Kingdom a number of different criteria are used to grade disease in carotid ultrasound investigations. One main cause of this has been the difference in the method of grading angiograms used in the NASCET and ECST large ca...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  925 results

Race Differences in High-Grade Carotid Artery Stenosis.
https://doi.org/10.1161/STROKEAHA.120.032723
Stroke Lal BK, Meschia JF et. al.

May 4th, 2021 - Despite a higher incidence of stroke and a more adverse cardiovascular risk factor profile in Blacks and Hispanics compared with Whites, carotid artery revascularization is performed less frequently among these subpopulations. We assessed racial d...

Carotid Ultrasound Boundary Study (CUBS): An Open Multicenter Analysis of Computerized ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ultrasmedbio.2021.03.022
Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology; Meiburger KM, Zahnd G et. al.

May 4th, 2021 - Common carotid intima-media thickness (CIMT) is a commonly used marker for atherosclerosis and is often computed in carotid ultrasound images. An analysis of different computerized techniques for CIMT measurement and their clinical impacts on the ...

Association of Carotid Intima-Media Thickness and Other Carotid Ultrasound Features Wit...
https://doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.120.020489
Journal of the American Heart Association; Wang W, Norby FL et. al.

Apr 19th, 2021 - Background Increased carotid intima-media thickness, interadventitial diameter, presence of carotid plaque, and lower distensibility are predictors for cardiovascular disease. These indices likely relate to cerebrovascular disease, and thus may co...

No correlation between mean platelet volume and carotid artery thickness in patients wi...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MBC.0000000000001037
Blood Coagulation & Fibrinolysis : an International Journ... Sadatani K, Niiya K et. al.

Apr 16th, 2021 - The number of patients with diabetes with a risk of cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) is increasing worldwide, leading to a higher demand for evaluating atherosclerosis. Recently, the mean platelet volume (MPV) available from complete blood count is ...

An assessment of the hemorheological profile in patients with subclinical carotid ather...
https://doi.org/10.3233/CH-211105
Clinical Hemorheology and Microcirculation; Caimi G, Urso C et. al.

Apr 12th, 2021 - We present a cohort of 100 subjects [43 men and 57 women; median age 66.00(25)] who were tested using carotid ultrasound to identify subclinical carotid atherosclerosis (SCA). We have evaluated the behaviour of whole blood viscosity (WBV) at high ...

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News  19 results

Carotid ultrasound may aid cardiovascular risk stratification of patients with psoriatic disease
https://www.mdedge.com/vascularspecialistonline/article/202342/psoriatic-arthritis/carotid-ultrasound-may-aid?channel=39313
Michele G. Sullivan, MDedge News

Jun 5th, 2019 - Subclinical atherosclerosis in the carotid arteries as measured by ultrasound appears to nearly triple the risk of a first cardiovascular event among patients with psoriatic disease, according to findings from a retrospective study. pixologicstudi.

Draw Me a Picture: Vessel Imagery Moves Patients to Cut Heart Risk
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/76696

Dec 4th, 2018 - Using carotid ultrasound to give patients a pictorial view of their subclinical atherosclerosis was effective in motivating them to follow clinicians' advice, a pragmatic trial found. Patients shown the condition of their arteries with pictures il...

Visual representation of atherosclerosis helps reduce cardiovascular risk
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/190138/cad-atherosclerosis/visual-representation-atherosclerosis-helps?channel=39313
Steve Cimino

Dec 3rd, 2018 - A pictorial representation of carotid ultrasound coupled with a follow-up phone call from a nurse led to reduced cardiovascular disease risk at 1-year follow-up, according to a randomized, controlled study of northern Sweden residents at risk of c.

Sustained minimal disease activity in PsA reduced CV risk factors
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/173754/psoriatic-arthritis/sustained-minimal-disease-activity-psa-reduced
Bianca Nogrady

Aug 30th, 2018 - Achieving sustained minimal disease activity in psoriatic arthritis could slow or prevent the progression of carotid atherosclerosis and arterial stiffness, new research suggests. designer491/iStock/Getty Images A prospective cohort study, publish.

CV Risk Very High in Gout
https://www.medpagetoday.com/rheumatology/generalrheumatology/62782

Jan 27th, 2017 - Action Points Most patients who present with gout to rheumatology clinics are at very high risk of cardiovascular (CV) disease, and almost half of the patients who underwent carotid ultrasound in the study had atheroma plaques. Note that the findi...

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