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Evaluation of coronary stents and atherosclerosis employing optical coherence tomography and computational fluid modelling (2017)Atherosclerotic coronary artery disease (CAD) is a major health burden worldwide and percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) is an established treatment for this condition. Both PCI and invasive imaging techniques have ...
Screening for asymptomatic coronary heart disease in the siblings of young myocardial infarction patients (SACHSMI) (2017)The concept of screening entails detecting subclinical disease in the hope of altering the natural progression and thereby reducing long term mortality and morbidity. For a screening program to be effective it must be ...
(2016)Thyroid-associated orbitopathy (TO) is an autoimmune-mediated orbital inflammation that affects 25% of patients with Graves’ disease. The close temporal relationship between onset of Graves’ disease and TO suggests they ...