Affiliation: Innsbruck Medical University
Plank F, Beyer C, Friedrich G, Wildauer M, Feuchtner G. Sex differences in coronary artery plaque composition detected by coronary computed tomography: quantitative and qualitative analysis. Neth Heart J. 2019;27:272-280 pubmed publisher
..Based on a higher relative risk for women with high-risk plaque features, the findings of our study support the increased importance of a differentiated qualitative plaque analysis to improve the risk stratification for both sexes. ..
Plank F, Stowasser B, Till D, Schgör W, Dichtl W, Hintringer F, et al
. Reduction of fluoroscopy dose for cardiac electrophysiology procedures: A feasibility and safety study. Eur J Radiol. 2019;110:105-111 pubmed publisher
..Fluoroscopy dose could be significantly reduced using an optimized X-ray dosing program in a novel X-ray detector without increasing total fluoroscopy time and without alterations of the incidence of recurrences or complications. ..
Plank F, Beyer C, Friedrich G, Stuhlinger M, Hintringer F, Dichtl W, et al
. Influence of vitamin K antagonists and direct oral anticoagulation on coronary artery disease: A CTA analysis. Int J Cardiol. 2018;260:11-15 pubmed publisher
..014) and napkin-ring sign (0 vs. 5.0%, p = 0.029). Vitamin K antagonists are associated with a higher plaque burden and increased high-risk plaque features, whereas DOACs may yield a benefit in cardiovascular atherosclerosis. ..
Beyer C, Plank F, Friedrich G, Wildauer M, Feuchtner G. Effects of Hyperthyroidism on Coronary Artery Disease: A Computed Tomography Angiography Study. Can J Cardiol. 2017;33:1327-1334 pubmed publisher