- Detection of lipid core coronary plaques in autopsy specimens with a novel catheter-based near-infrared spectroscopy systemCraig M Gardner
InfraReDx, Inc, Burlington, Massachusetts 01803, USA
JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 1:638-48. 2008..This study sought to assess agreement between an intravascular near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) system and histology in coronary autopsy specimens...
- In vivo validation of a catheter-based near-infrared spectroscopy system for detection of lipid core coronary plaques: initial results of the SPECTACL studySergio Waxman
Lahey Clinic, Burlington, Massachusetts 01805, USA
JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2:858-68. 2009..To determine whether catheter-based near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) signals obtained with a novel catheter-based system from coronaries of patients are similar to those from autopsy specimens and to assess initial safety of NIRS device...