TABLE OF CONTENTS

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Preface to the second edition 
Javier Escaned, Patrick W Serruys   2015  
Part I – The hemodynamics of coronary stenoses
Anatomy and structure of coronary circulation 
Marios Loukas, Anthony Hlavacek, Robert H. Anderson
Fundamental concepts of coronary physiology 
Jos AE Spaan  
Hemodynamic effects of focal and diffuse coronary stenoses 
Nicolas Foin, Dolf Segers, Zahra Mohri, Anusha Seneviratne, Gioel Secco, Jenny Frueh, Nigel Wood, Richard Gibbs, Krysia Broda, Yun Xu, Carlo di Mario, Rob Krams
  • - Assessment of the haemodynamic effect of diffuse coronary disease with intracoronary pressure mapping 
    Sukhjinder S Nijjer, Justin ER Davies  
Interactions between coronary stenoses and microcirculation 
Mario Marzilli, Paoloa Giuseppina Capozza, Alda Huqi, Doralisa Morrone
Physiology of collateral circulation 
Gerald S. Werner
  • - Improvement of blood flow in a remote myocardial territory after revascularization of a chronically occluded coronary artery 
    Wijnand J. Stuijfzand, Pieter G. Raijmakers, Roel S. Driessen , Alexander Nap, Paul Knaapen
Part II – Structure of coronary stenoses
Structure of stable and vulnerable atheromatous plaques 
Kazuyuki Yahagi, Frank D. Kolodgie, Hiroyoshi Mori, Aloke V. Finn, Michael Joner, Renu Virmani  2015  
Vessel remodelling and coronary stenosis 
Pilar Jiménez-Quevedo, Camino Bañuelos, Rosana Hernández, Javier Escaned
Metalloproteinases and atheromatous plaque vulnerability 
Hiroshi Suzuki  
  • - Liquid biopsy of coronary atherosclerotic plaque 
    Nick E.J. West, Stephen P. Hoole, Joseph P. Corrigan, Stephen Blatcher, Richard H.G. Owen  
Intracoronary thrombosis and stenosis 
José Luis Ferreiro, Dominick J. Angiolillo
  • - Management of intracoronary thrombus with optical coherence tomography guidance during primary PCI in acute myocardial infarction 
    David Neves  
Structure of chronic total occlusions 
Azriel B. Osherov, Beiping Qiang, Bradley H. Strauss  
Role of vasa vasorum in atherogenesis and coronary syndromes 
Mario Gössl, Amir Lerman
Part III – Invasive and non-invasive imaging of coronary stenoses
Angiographic evaluation of coronary stenosis: a historical perspective 
Joel A. Lardizabal, John A. Ambrose
Contemporary angiographic analysis of coronary stenoses 
Chrysafios Girasis, MD PhD, Patrick W Serruys MD PhD  2015  
Assessment of stenosis structure with intravascular ultrasound.  
Hector M. Garcia-Garcia, Salvatore Brugaletta, Roberto Diletti, Gioel Gabrio Secco, Carlo Di Mario, Patrick W. Serruys   2015  
  • - Structure of tandem stenosis assessed with IVUS in culprit artery of myocardial infarction 
    Ana Miguel Gutiérrez, Felipe Hernández Hernández.  
  • - Calcific coronary nodule investigated with intravascular ultrasound 
    Akiko Maehara  
  • - Optimization of drug eluting stent deployment with intravascular ultrasound using the modified MUSIC criteria  
Optical coherence tomography in the assessment of coronary stenoses 
Nieves Gonzalo, Patrick W. Serruys, Carlos Macaya, Evelyn Regar   2015  
  • - Assessment of coronary stenosis structure and guidance of percutaneous revascularisation with OCT in a stable patient 
    Maria D. Radu, Kari I Saunamäki  
  • - Long-term OCT assessment of vascular healing after implantation of everolimus eluting stents and bioresorbable scaffolds in acute myocardial infarction. 
    Giuseppe Giacchi, Luis Ortega, Manel Sabate, Salvatore Brugaletta  
  • - Stent thrombosis unraveled with optical coherence tomography 
    Nieves Gonzalo  
Intravascular palpography for vulnerable plaque assessment 
Antonius F.W. van der Steen, Johannes A. Schaar, Frits Mastik, K.Y. Esther Leung, Mike Danilouchkine, Patrick W. Serruys
Angioscopic evaluation of coronary stenoses 
Brian Zakhem, Jaime Dutary, Rosana Hernandez, Fernando Alfonso
  • - Silent atheromatous plaque rupture diagnosed with coronary angioscopy  
    Yasunori Ueda  
Assessment of plaque composition & structure with combined near infrared spectroscopic and intravascular ultrasound imaging 
Stephanie Grainger, Cherry Greiner, Jimmy Su, Sean P. Madden, Stephen T. Sum, James E. Muller  2015  
  • - Combined NIRS-IVUS identification and management of a vulnerable plaque adjacent to a PCI target stenosis 
    Simon Dixon
  • - Value of combined NIRS-IVUS in choosing the most adequate therapeutic modality in a patient with left main stenosis  
Evaluation of plaque composition with intracoronary Raman spectroscopy 
Jonathan Nazemi, Eric Marple, Giuseppe Sangiorgi, James F. Brennan III  
Intracoronary thermography in the assessment of plaque inflammation 
Konstantinos Toutouzas, Maria Drakopoulou, Christodoulos Stefanadis
Feasibility and potential advantages of multimodality intracoronary imaging of coronary stenoses 
Michael Michail, Christos V. Bourantas, Ryo Torii, Tom Crake, Javier Escaned, Patrick W. Serruys New 
Assessment of atheromatous plaques with magnetic resonance imaging 
Gonzalo Pizarro, Valentin Fuster, Luis Jesús Jiménez-Borreguero, Borja Ibañez  2015  
Non-invasive study of coronary stenoses with multidetector computed tomography 
Koen Nieman, Admir Dedic, Pim J. de Feyter   2015  
Non-invasive assessment of coronary atheromatous plaque vulnerability with positron emission tomography 
Philip D. Adamson, Nik V. Joshi, David E. Newby New 
Part IV – Invasive and non-invasive functional assessment of coronary stenosis
Functional coronary assessment based on three-dimensional quantitative coronary angiography 
Shengxian Tu, Jelmer Sybren Westra, Junqing Yang, Yingguang Li, Niels R. Holm, Johan H. C. Reiber New 
Radionuclide assessment of myocardial ischemia 
Philipp A. Kaufmann
  • - Quantitative PET to overcome the limitations of SPECT in balanced myocardial ischaemia 
    Roel S. Driessen, Wynand J. Stuijfzand, Pieter G. Raijmakers, Paul Knaapen
Echocardiographic assessment of myocardial ischaemia 
José Luis Zamorano Gómez, Alejandro Cortell Fuster, Adriana Saltijeral Cerezo
Assessment of coronary stenosis with transthoracic or transoesophageal echocardiography 
Christopher J. Broyd, Fausto Rigo   New 
Assessment of myocardial ischemia with magnetic resonance imaging 
Ingo Paetsch, Jesús González Mirelis, Cosima Jahnke  
  • - Extensive and balanced ischemia in a young patient as detected by perfusion stress dipyridamole CMR 
  • - Assessment of myocardial ischemia and viability with cardiac magnetic resonance: demonstration in an experimental model 
    Gonzalo Pizarro, José Manuel García-Ruiz  
Pressure-derived fractional flow reserve (FFR) 
Gabor G. Toth, Mariano Pellicano, Bernard De Bruyne New 
  • - FFR and IVUS assessment left main stenosis in a patient with inferior myocardial infarction and multivessel disease 
    Javier Escaned, Nieves Gonzalo, Pilar Jimenez-Quevedo  
  • - Assessment of non-culprit coronary stenosis severity with FFR and iFR in acute and subacute phases of STEMI 
    Hidetaka Nishina, Yuki Kakefuda, Yuichi Noguchi, Kazutaka Aonuma  
Pressure-derived instantaneous wave-free ratio (iFR) 
Sayan Sen, Sukhjinder Nijjer, Ricardo Petraco, Justin Davies New 
  • - Physiology-guided percutaneous coronary intervention with instantaneous wave-free ratio (iFR) 
    Ricardo Petraco, Andrew SP Sharp  
Intracoronary Doppler-based techniques for stenosis assessment 
Maria Siebes  
  • - Preserved coronary flow reserve in a vessel with abnormal FFR 
    Guus A de Waard, Paul Knaapen, Niels van Royen  
Intracoronary thermodilution to assess coronary flow reserve and microcirculatory resistance 
Christopher J. Broyd, Mauro Echavarría-Pinto, Nicola Ryan, Javier Escaned New 
Combined use of intracoronary pressure and flow to assess ischemic heart disease 
Mauro Echavarría-Pinto, Tim P. van de Hoef, Hector M. Garcia-Garcia, Enrico Cerrato, Chris Broyd, Patrick W. Serruys, Jan J. Piek, Javier Escaned New 
  • - Combined use of pressure and flow to assess ischemic heart disease  
  • - Acute myocardial ischaemia in a patient with urinary tract infection and sepsis 
    Javier Escaned, Mauro Echavarría-Pinto, Hernán Mejía  
  • - Integrated use of coronary hemodynamic indexes in the assessment of epicardial stenoses.   
Computational fluid dynamics applied to multidetector coronary angiography (FFR-CT) 
Bon-Kwon Koo, Joo Myung Lee, Charles A. Taylor New 
Intravascular ultrasound imaging as a tool for assessing stenosis severity 
Gary S. Mintz New 
  • - Assessment of stenosis severity with IVUS  
  • - Assessment of ambiguous left main morphology in a patient referred for TAVI  
Co-registration and fusion of intracoronary imaging with angiography 
Nicola Ryan, Philip Dingli, Nieves Gonzalo, Habib Samady, Javier Escaned New 
  • - Use of IVUS-angiography co-registration to assess bioresorbable stent deployment  
Part V – Dynamic coronary stenosis
Physiology and clinical assessment of myocardial bridges 
Olivia Hung, Enrico Cerrato, Humberto Colmenarez, Fabrizio D´Ascenzo, Pablo Salinas, Antonio Fernández-Ortiz, Carlos Macaya, Habib Samady, Javier Escaned   2015  
  • - Diagnosis of myocardial bridge after CTO recanalization 
    Mauro Echavarría-Pinto, Gabriel López, Javier Escaned  
Pathophysiology and assessment of coronary spasm 
Gaetano Antonio Lanza, Filippo Crea
  • - Functional assessment of coronary circulation with acetylcholine infusion in a patient with STEMI and unobstructed coronary arteries 
    Anastasios Athanasiadis, Peter Ong, Udo Sechtem  
Spontaneous coronary dissection 
Vera Lennie, Manuel Paulo, Rosana Hernández, Javier Escaned, Fernando Alfonso
  • - Updated version 
    Roshan Prakash, Jacqueline Saw  2015  
Congenital coronary anomalies causing extravascular vessel compression 
Anthony Hlavacek, Marios Loukas, Javier Escaned, Robert H. Anderson  
Part VI – Iatrogenic stenoses after cardiac interventions
Saphenous vein graft attrition 
Jamie Y. Jeremy, Amit Kaura, Jean Louis Sablayrolles, Gianni D. Angelini
  • - Primary PCI on occluded saphenous veing graft guided with IVUS 
    Belén Rubio Alonso, Felipe Hernández Hernández  
Restenosis in bare metal and drug-eluting stents 
Robert A. Byrne, Michael Joner, Steffen Massberg, Adnan Kastrati
  • - Management of restenosis after left main coronary stenting  
  • - Restenosis after stent implantation  
  • - Use of IVUS to outline the mechanism of restenosis in a previously stented artery. 
    Gregor Fahrni, Giovanni Luigi De Maria, Adrian Banning  
Neoatherosclerosis and very late vascular changes after percutaneous interventions 
Takashi Kubo, Takashi Akasaka New 
Abnormal vasomotion after drug eluting stent implantation 
Stéphane Cook, Diego Arroyo, Serban Puricel, Mario Togni   New 
Coronary stenoses in transplant graft vasculopathy 
Javier Segovia, Patricia Avellana, Javier Escaned, Manuel Gómez-Bueno, Dolores García-Cosío, Pablo García-Pavía, Marta Cobo, Fernando Alfonso, Javier Goicolea, Luis Alonso-Pulpón  
  • - Cardiac allograft vasculopathy detected by dobutamine stress magnetic resonance imaging 
    Jesus G. Mirelis  
Part VII – Assessment of interventions on coronary stenoses
Assessment of left main coronary artery interventions 
Jose M. de la Torre Hernandez, Tamara Garcia Camarero New 
  • - Intracoronary physiology and imaging in the diagnosis and management of ambiguous left main stenosis 
    Pablo Salinas, Daniel Bautista, Ivan Nuñez-Gil, Luis Nombela, Javier Escaned  
Percutaneous interventions in bifurcation stenosis: pathological substrate and procedural guidance 
Goran Stankovic, Yiannis S. Chatzizisis, Antonios P. Antoniadis, Oscar D. Sanchez, Kazuyuki Yahagi, Hiroyoshi Mori, Tobias Koppara, Saami K. Yazdani, Renu Virmani, Michael Joner, Maik Grundeken, Niels Ramsing Holm, Jens Flensted Lassen New 
  • - Value of IVUS in the assessment and guidance of left main bifurcation stenosis PCI 
    Pablo Salinas, Nieves Gonzalo, Pilar jiménez-quevedo, Javier Escaned  
Role of imaging techniques in the recanalization of chronic total coronary occlusions 
Masahisa Yamane New 
  • - Guidance of CTO PCI with intravascular ultrasound imaging  
  • - Recanalization of an ostial circumflex chronic occlusion guided with multislice CT and IVUS imaging 
    Javier Escaned, Daniel Bautista, Reddy Guerra  
  • - IVUS-guided antegrade and retrograde approach in a complex CTO case 
    ANDREA GAGNOR, ENRICO CERRATO, FRANCESCO TOMASSINI, CRISTINA ROLFO, FERDINANDO VARBELLA  
Role of imaging in the implantation of bioresorbable scaffolds in coronary stenoses 
Yoshinobu Onuma, Patrick W. Serruys New 
  • - OCT findings during primary PCI leading to BVS implantation in the culprit vessel 
    Javier Escaned, Enrico Cerrato, Corina Biagioni, Nieves Gonzalo  
  • - Comparison of IVUS and OCT images obtained during bioresorbable scaffold implantation  
    Giuseppe Giacchi, Luis Ortega, Manel Sabate, Salvatore Brugaletta
  • - Intravascular ultrasoung guidance of complex stenosis treated with bioresorbable scaffolds.  
  • - Assessment of BVS failure with intracoronary imaging 
    Roberta Serdoz, Enrico Fabris, Carlo Di Mario  
 
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