Carotid Plaque Tissue Differentiation Based on Radiofrequency Echographic Signal Local Spectral Content (RULES: Radiofrequency Ultrasonic Local Estimators)
An echographic method is proposed in order to detect and differentiate carotid vessel plaques. The method, based on spectral processing procedure for the radiofrequency echo signal, is named RULES (Radiofrequency Ultrasonic Local EStimators).
Key wordsTissue characterization Carotid plaque Spectral processing Signal processing
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