Affiliation: Yokohama City University
Matsushita K, Hibi K, Okada K, Sakamaki K, Akiyama E, Kimura Y, et al
. Comparison between instantaneous wave-free ratio versus morphometric assessments by intracoronary imaging. Heart Vessels. 2018;: pubmed publisher
..007). In conclusion, iFR and FFR showed a significant correlation with IVUS and OFDI measurements. The discrepancy of iFR and FFR was associated with the lesion locations. ..
Hibi K, Kimura T, Kimura K, Morimoto T, Hiro T, Miyauchi K, et al
. Clinically evident polyvascular disease and regression of coronary atherosclerosis after intensive statin therapy in patients with acute coronary syndrome: serial intravascular ultrasound from the Japanese assessment of pitavastatin and atorvastatin . Atherosclerosis. 2011;219:743-9 pubmed publisher
..047). Statin treatment results in milder regression of coronary atherosclerosis in CAD patients with polyvascular disease compared to those with CAD only. ..
Okada K, Hibi K, Gohbara M, Kataoka S, Takano K, Akiyama E, et al
. Association between blood glucose variability and coronary plaque instability in patients with acute coronary syndromes. Cardiovasc Diabetol. 2015;14:111 pubmed publisher
Hibi K, Kozuma K, Sonoda S, Endo T, Tanaka H, Kyono H, et al
. A Randomized Study of Distal Filter Protection Versus Conventional Treatment During Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Patients With Attenuated Plaque Identified by Intravascular Ultrasound. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2018;: pubmed publisher
..Assessment of Distal Protection Device in Patients at High Risk for Distal Embolism in Acute Coronary Syndrome [ACS] [VAMPIRE3]; NCT01460966). ..