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Clinical perspectives of intravascular ultrasound.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10149220     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The history of intravascular ultrasound imaging, recent developments in catheter technology, and the initial in vivo experience are reviewed. Additionally, the article also discusses the potential applications of intravascular ultrasound imaging in coronary and peripheral arterial atherosclerosis, hypertension, pulmonary arterial disorders, valvular heart disease, aortic abnormalities, and in congenital heart disorders. Possible future directions are outlined.
J Roelandt; P W Serruys; B Tuccillo; W J Gussenhoven
Publication Detail:
Type:  Historical Article; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Echocardiography (Mount Kisco, N.Y.)     Volume:  7     ISSN:  0742-2822     ISO Abbreviation:  Echocardiography     Publication Date:  1990 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1992-07-23     Completed Date:  1992-07-23     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8511187     Medline TA:  Echocardiography     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  503-14     Citation Subset:  T    
Thoraxcenter, University Hospital Rotterdam-Dijkzigt Erasmus University, The Netherlands.
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MeSH Terms
Coronary Artery Bypass
Equipment Design
Heart Diseases / ultrasonography*
History, 20th Century
Ultrasonography / history,  instrumentation,  trends
Vascular Diseases / surgery,  ultrasonography*

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