Correlation of Doppler Ultrasound with Arteriography in the Quantitative Evaluation of Atherosclerosis

  • Christopher P. L. Wood
  • Merrill P. Spencer


To the interested observer it may seem a paradox that a technique based on the detection of small moving targets should have been compared for validation almost exclusively to a method that outlines large, fixed structures. Yet in comparing the various Doppler ultrasound methods of detecting blood flow through normal and arteriosclerotic arteries with conventional contrast arteriography, this is precisely what has been attempted.


Carotid Artery Internal Carotid Artery Doppler Ultrasound Pulsatility Index Carotid Bifurcation 
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  • Merrill P. Spencer

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