Imaging atherosclerotic plaque inflammation with [18F]-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography
AuthorsRudd, H. F.
Warburton, E. A.
Fryer, Tim D.
Jones, H. A.
Clark, J. C.
Davenport, Anthony P.
Kirkpatrick, Peter J.
Arch, Barbara N.
Pickard, John D.
Weissberg, P. L.
AffiliationUniversity of Cambridge, Addenbrooke’s Hospital
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AbstractThis study demonstrates that atherosclerotic plaque inflammation can be imaged with 18FDG-PET, and that symptomatic, unstable plaques accumulate more 18FDG than asymptomatic lesions.
CitationCirculation, 105(23), 2002, pp. 2708-2711
PublisherAmerican Heart Association
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SponsorsThis article was submitted to the RAE2008 for the University of Chester - Allied Health Professions and Studies.