Back to news list

Multimodality intravascular imaging study in patients with stable CAD: no differences in plaque characteristics between men and women.

The team from Mount Sinai Hospital, New York with last author AS Kini, MD demonstrated in a multimodality intravascular imaging study with QIvus that among a total of 383 patients ( 268 men and 115 women) with stable CAD referred for coronary angiography, that there was no difference in plaque characteristics as assessed by registered IVUS, OCT and NIRS data sets.

Multimodality Intravascular Imaging to Evaluate Sex Differences in Plaque Morphology in Stable CAD