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Quantitative Coronary Arteriography

  • Johan H. C. Reiber
  • Patrick W. Serruys

Part of the Developments in Cardiovascular Medicine book series (DICM, volume 117)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Quantitative coronary arteriography; methodologies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. B. Greg Brown, Paul Simpson, James T. Dodge Jr., Edward L. Bolson, Harold T. Dodge
      Pages 3-21
  3. Quantitative coronary arteriography; physiological aspects

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 133-133
    2. Graham J. Davies
      Pages 135-143
    3. Otto M. Hess, Martin Büchi, Richard L. Kirkeeide, Markus Muser, Hein Osenberg, Peter Niederer et al.
      Pages 145-153
  4. Coronary angioscope; epicardial and intravascular echocardiography

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 155-155
    2. Thomas Wendt, Ralf Bettinger, Gisbert Kober
      Pages 157-180
    3. Paul G. Yock, David T. Linker, Bjoern A. J. Angelsen
      Pages 181-197
    4. Nicolaas Bom, J. G. Bosch, J. H. C. Reiber, E. Gussenhoven, C. J. Slager, R. W. Brower
      Pages 199-210
  5. Coronary blood flow and flow reserve

  6. Intracoronary prostheses

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 295-295
    2. Patrick W. Serruys, Kevin J. Beatt, Willem J. van der Giessen
      Pages 297-311
  7. Recanalization techniques

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 327-327
    2. J. Richard Spears
      Pages 329-339
    3. Michel E. Bertrand, Jean M. Lablanche, Christophe Bauters
      Pages 341-350
    4. Berthold Höfling, Gerhard Bauriedel, Audrey von Pölnitz
      Pages 351-363
  8. Historic perspective

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 365-365
    2. Kurt Amplatz
      Pages 367-383
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 385-395

About this book

Introduction

In June 1989, a third conference concentrating on the progress in quantita­ tive coronary angiography and related techniques was held in Rotterdam, again very successful as the two preceding events in 1985 and 1987. Tech­ nical as well as clinical aspects of digital and digitized coronarography, morphometry, parametric imaging and functional quantification of the human coronary circulation were presented and discussed by prominent exponents of those groups who have been active in this particular field for many years. This book contains the chapters representing the lectures held by leading experts during the symposium that update the knowledge currently available, including most recent aspects in angioscopy and intravascular ultrasound imaging. It also includes a historical review on the development of angiogra­ phic techniques from the very early days on to our times given by one of the pioneers in heart catheterization and angiography, Dr. Kurt Amplatz. Those who had the chance to listen to his talk, will surely remember his impressive, humorous lecture as one of the highlights of this meeting.

Keywords

Stent angiography circulation echocardiography ultrasound

Editors and affiliations

  • Johan H. C. Reiber
    • 1
  • Patrick W. Serruys
    • 1
  1. 1.ThoraxcenterErasmus University and University Hospital Rotterdam DijkzigtRotterdamThe Netherlands

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-011-3726-3
  • Copyright Information Kluwer Academic Publishers 1991
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-010-5656-4
  • Online ISBN 978-94-011-3726-3
  • Series Print ISSN 0166-9842
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