A Case Series of Virtual Histology Intravascular Ultrasound in Carotid Artery Stenting
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Brion M. Winston, MD,1 Gail Siewiorek, PhD,2 Ender Finol, PhD,2 Mark Wholey, MD1
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From the 1University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Presbyterian Hospital, Cardiovascular Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and 2Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
The authors report no financial relationships or conflicts of interest regarding the content herein.
Manuscript submitted March 3, 2011, provisional acceptance given April 29, 2011, final version accepted June 2, 2011.
Address for correspondence: Brion M. Winston, MD, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Interventional Cardiology, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115. Email: [email protected]