Nicolaides, Andrew

Ultrasound and Carotid Bifurcation Atherosclerosis

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Table of contents

1. Stable and Vulnerable Atherosclerotic Plaques
Alkystis Phinikaridou, Ye Qiao, James A. Hamilton

2. Pathophysiology of Carotid Atherosclerosis
Heather A. Hall, Hisham S. Bassiouny

3. Vascular Hemodynamics of the Carotid Bifurcation and Its Relation to Arterial Disease
Andreas Anayiotos, Yannis Papaharilaou

4. The Problem with Asymptomatic Carotid Stenosis
A. Ross Naylor

5. Principles of Ultrasonic Imaging and Instrumentation
Kirk W. Beach

6. Despeckling
Christos P. Loizou, Constantinos S. Pattichis

7. Vascular Ultrasound Imaging with Contrast Agents: Carotid Plaque Neovascularization and the Hyperplastic Vasa Vasorum Network
Michalakis A. Averkiou, Christophoros Mannaris, Andrew Nicolaides

8. Nonlinear Contrast Intravascular Ultrasound
David E. Goertz, Martijn E. Frijlink, Nico Jong, Antonius F. W. Steen

9. Molecular Imaging of Carotid Plaque with Targeted Ultrasound Contrast
Joshua J. Rychak, Alexander L. Klibanov

10. Methodological Considerations of Ultrasound Measurement of Carotid Artery Intima-Media Thickness and Lumen Diameter
John C. M. Wikstrand

11. Automated Measurement of Carotid Artery Intima-Media Thickness
Filippo Molinari, Jasjit S. Suri

12. Image Normalization, Plaque Typing, and Texture Feature Extraction
Maura Griffin, Efthyvoulos Kyriacou, Stavros K. Kakkos, Kirk W. Beach, Andrew Nicolaides

13. Automated Classification of Plaques
Göran ML. Bergström, Ulrica Prahl, Peter Holdfeldt

14. Plaque Feature Extraction
Christodoulos I. Christodoulou, Efthyvoulos Kyriacou, Marios S. Pattichis, Constantinos S. Pattichis

15. Plaque Classification
Efthyvoulos Kyriacou, Christodoulos I. Christodoulou, Marios S. Pattichis, Constantinos S. Pattichis, Stavros K. Kakkos

16. Volumetric Evaluation of Carotid Atherosclerosis Using 3-Dimensional Ultrasonic Imaging
Grace Parraga, Andrew A. House, Adam Krasinski, J. David Spence, Aaron Fenster

17. Carotid Plaque Surface Irregularity
Bernard Chiu, Vadim Beletsky, J. David Spence, Grace Parraga, Aaron Fenster

18. Carotid Plaque Texture Analysis Using 3-Dimensional Volume Ultrasonic Imaging
Andrew Nicolaides, Maura Griffin, Gregory C. Makris, George Geroulakos, Dawn Bond, Efthyvoulos Kyriacou, Antonios A. Polydorou, Victoria Polydorou

19. Wall Motion Analysis
Peter R. Hoskins, Andrew W. Bradbury

20. Noninvasive Carotid Elastography
Hendrik H. G. Hansen, Chris L. Korte

21. Motion Estimation of Carotid Artery Plaques
Sergio E. Murillo Amaya, Marios S. Pattichis

22. Carotid Intima-Media Thickness Measurement: A Suitable Alternative for Cardiovascular Risk?
Michiel L. Bots, Sanne A. E. Peters, Diederick E. Grobbee

23. Intima-Media Thickness and Carotid Plaques in Cardiovascular Risk Assessment
Thomas-Duythuc To, Tasneem Z. Naqvi

24. Plaque Size, Growth, Echogenicity and Cardiovascular Risk: The Tromsø Study
Ellisiv B. Mathiesen, Stein H. Johnsen

25. Toward Clinical Applications of Carotid Ultrasound: Intima-Media Thickness, Plaque Area, and Three-Dimensional Phenotypes
J. David Spence, Tatjana Rundek

26. Arterial Wall, Plaque Measurements, Biomarkers, and Metabolic Syndrome: Results from the Gothenburg Studies
Björn O. Fagerberg

27. Novel Biomarkers and Subclinical Atherosclerosis
Andrie G. Panayiotou, Debra Ann Hoppensteadt, Andrew Nicolaides, Jawed Fareed

28. Subclinical Atherosclerosis, Markers of Inflammation, and Oxidative Stress
Stefan Kiechl, Philipp Werner, Michael Knoflach, Johann Willeit

29. Screening for Cardiovascular Risk Using Ultrasound: A Practical Approach
Andrew Nicolaides, Maura Griffin, Andrie G. Panayiotou, Dawn Bond

30. Grading Internal Carotid Artery Stenosis
Kimon Bekelis, Nicos Labropoulos, Maura Griffin, Andrew Nicolaides

31. The Significance of Echolucent Plaques: Past and Future Perspectives
Martin Græbe, Henrik Sillesen

32. Intravascular Ultrasound: Plaque Characterization
Donald B. Reid, Carol Watson, Barun Majumder, Khalid Irshad

33. Grayscale-Based Stratified Color Mapping of Carotid Plaque
Roman Felix Sztajzel

34. Transcranial Doppler and Cerebrovascular Risk Stratification in Patients with Internal Carotid Artery Atherosclerosis
Anne L. Abbott

35. Effect of Statin Therapy on Carotid Plaque Morphology
Gregory C. Makris, Andrew Nicolaides, Anthi Lavida, George Geroulakos

36. Image Analysis of Carotid Plaques and Risk Stratification
Andrew Nicolaides, Efthyvoulos Kyriacou, Maura Griffin, Stavros K. Kakkos, George Geroulakos

37. Ultrasonic Plaque Characterization: Results from the Asymptomatic Carotid Stenosis and Risk of Stroke (ACSRS) Study
Andrew Nicolaides, Stavros K. Kakkos, Efthyvoulos Kyriacou, Maura Griffin, George Geroulakos, Constantinos S. Pattichis

Keywords: Medicine & Public Health, Cardiology, Ultrasound, Imaging / Radiology, Vascular Surgery

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