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CT derived coronary plaque burden and morphology are associated with impaired myocardial perfusion using [15O]H2O PET independent of luminal obstruction.

Topic: X-ray Computed Tomography (CT)

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Mr Roel Driessen

VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam (Netherlands (The))
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ESC Congress 2016

27 August - 31 August 2016

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