Current Opinion in Lipidology volume 27, issue 6, P605-614 2016 DOI: 10.1097/mol.0000000000000350 View full text
Mhairi K. Doris, Marc R. Dweck, Zahi A. Fayad

Abstract: Purpose of Review As our understanding of cardiovascular disease has advanced over the past decades, multiple novel treatment strategies have been developed with the hope of reducing the global morbidity and mortality associated with this condition. Large-scale trials to test such novel therapies using clinical end-points are expensive, leading to interest in phase 2 clinical trials with imaging-derived outcome measures. Recent Findings Non-invasive imaging techniques that assess changes in both atheroscle…

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