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Ik-Kyung Jang, Ph.D., M.D.

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  1. Circadian variations in pathogenesis of ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: an optical coherence tomography study. J Thromb Thrombolysis. 2021 Feb; 51(2):379-387.
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    Score: 0.244
  2. Degree of luminal narrowing and composition of thrombus in plaque erosion. J Thromb Thrombolysis. 2021 Jan; 51(1):143-150.
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    Score: 0.242
  3. Characteristics of non-culprit plaques in acute coronary syndrome patients with layered culprit plaque. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2020 12 01; 21(12):1421-1430.
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    Score: 0.241
  4. Predictors for layered coronary plaques: an optical coherence tomography study. J Thromb Thrombolysis. 2020 Nov; 50(4):886-894.
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    Score: 0.240
  5. Clinical significance of healed plaque detected by optical coherence tomography: a 2-year follow-up study. J Thromb Thrombolysis. 2020 Nov; 50(4):895-902.
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    Score: 0.240
  6. Predictors of Rapid Plaque Progression: An Optical Coherence Tomography Study. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2020 Sep 29.
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    Score: 0.238
  7. Relation of Low-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Level to Plaque Rupture. Am J Cardiol. 2020 11 01; 134:48-54.
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    Score: 0.236
  8. Seasonal Variations in the Pathogenesis of Acute Coronary Syndromes. J Am Heart Assoc. 2020 07 07; 9(13):e015579.
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    Score: 0.234
  9. Characteristics of non-culprit plaques in acute coronary syndrome patients with calcified plaque at the culprit lesion. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2021 Feb 15; 97(3):E298-E305.
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    Score: 0.233
  10. Comparison of post-stent optical coherence tomography findings: Layered versus non-layered culprit lesions. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2021 Jun 01; 97(7):1320-1328.
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    Score: 0.231
  11. Healed Plaques in Patients With Stable Angina Pectoris. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2020 06; 40(6):1587-1597.
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    Score: 0.231
  12. Relative risk of plaque erosion among different age and sex groups in patients with acute coronary syndrome. J Thromb Thrombolysis. 2020 Apr; 49(3):352-359.
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    Score: 0.230
  13. Ethnic Differences in the Pathobiology of Acute Coronary Syndromes Between Asians and Whites. Am J Cardiol. 2020 06 15; 125(12):1757-1764.
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    Score: 0.230
  14. Comparison of post-stent optical coherence tomography findings among three subtypes of calcified culprit plaques in patients with acute coronary syndrome. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2021 Mar; 97(4):634-645.
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    Score: 0.229
  15. Spatial Distribution of Vulnerable Plaques: Comprehensive In Vivo Coronary Plaque Mapping. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2020 09; 13(9):1989-1999.
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    Score: 0.229
  16. Clinical and Laboratory Predictors for Plaque Erosion in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndromes. J Am Heart Assoc. 2019 11 05; 8(21):e012322.
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    Score: 0.223
  17. Healed Culprit Plaques in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndromes. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2019 05 14; 73(18):2253-2263.
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    Score: 0.216
  18. Three-Dimensional Fibrous Cap Structure of Coronary Lipid Plaque - ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction vs. Stable Angina. Circ J. 2019 05 24; 83(6):1214-1219.
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    Score: 0.215
  19. Calcified Plaques in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndromes. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 03 25; 12(6):531-540.
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    Score: 0.214
  20. Angiographic features of patients with coronary plaque erosion. Int J Cardiol. 2019 08 01; 288:12-16.
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    Score: 0.214
  21. Comparison of Rosuvastatin Versus Atorvastatin for Coronary Plaque Stabilization. Am J Cardiol. 2019 05 15; 123(10):1565-1571.
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    Score: 0.213
  22. Comparison of Vascular Response to Statin Therapy in Patients With Versus Without Diabetes Mellitus. Am J Cardiol. 2019 05 15; 123(10):1559-1564.
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    Score: 0.213
  23. Endothelial Shear Stress and Plaque Erosion: A Computational Fluid Dynamics and Optical Coherence Tomography Study. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2019 02; 12(2):374-375.
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    Score: 0.206
  24. Coronary Plaque Characteristics in Patients With Diabetes Mellitus Who Presented With Acute Coronary Syndromes. J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 07 13; 7(14).
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    Score: 0.204
  25. Thrombus resolution with tirofiban in the conservative management of patients presenting with plaque erosion. Coron Artery Dis. 2018 06; 29(4):301-308.
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    Score: 0.203
  26. Nonculprit Plaque Characteristics in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome Caused by Plaque Erosion vs Plaque Rupture: A 3-Vessel Optical Coherence Tomography Study. JAMA Cardiol. 2018 03 01; 3(3):207-214.
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    Score: 0.199
  27. EROSION Study (Effective Anti-Thrombotic Therapy Without Stenting: Intravascular Optical Coherence Tomography-Based Management in Plaque Erosion): A 1-Year Follow-Up Report. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2017 Dec; 10(12).
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    Score: 0.196
  28. Clinical Predictors for Lack of Favorable Vascular Response to Statin Therapy in Patients With Coronary Artery Disease: A Serial Optical Coherence Tomography Study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2017 Nov 01; 6(11).
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    Score: 0.195
  29. Low Endothelial Shear Stress Predicts Evolution to High-Risk Coronary Plaque Phenotype in the Future: A Serial Optical Coherence Tomography and Computational Fluid Dynamics Study. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2017 Aug; 10(8).
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    Score: 0.191
  30. SYNTAX Score and Pre- and Poststent Optical Coherence Tomography Findings in the Left Anterior Descending Coronary Artery in Patients With Stable Angina Pectoris. Am J Cardiol. 2017 Sep 15; 120(6):898-903.
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    Score: 0.190
  31. Clinical Significance of Lipid-Rich Plaque Detected by Optical Coherence Tomography: A 4-Year Follow-Up Study. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017 May 23; 69(20):2502-2513.
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    Score: 0.189
  32. Is age an important factor for vascular response to statin therapy? A serial optical coherence tomography and intravascular ultrasound study. Coron Artery Dis. 2017 May; 28(3):209-217.
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    Score: 0.188
  33. Effective anti-thrombotic therapy without stenting: intravascular optical coherence tomography-based management in plaque erosion (the EROSION study). Eur Heart J. 2017 Mar 14; 38(11):792-800.
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    Score: 0.186
  34. Management and Outcome of Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome Caused by Plaque Rupture Versus Plaque Erosion: An Intravascular Optical Coherence Tomography Study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2017 Feb 24; 6(3).
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    Score: 0.186
  35. Lipid-lowering therapy stabilizes the complexity of non-culprit plaques in human coronary artery: a quantitative assessment using OCT bright spot algorithm. Int J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 Apr; 33(4):453-461.
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    Score: 0.183
  36. Changes in coronary plaque morphology in patients with acute coronary syndrome versus stable angina pectoris after initiation of statin therapy. Coron Artery Dis. 2016 Dec; 27(8):629-635.
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    Score: 0.183
  37. Does Residual Thrombus After Aspiration Thrombectomy Affect the Outcome of Primary PCI in Patients With ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction?: An Optical Coherence Tomography Study. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2016 10 10; 9(19):2002-2011.
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    Score: 0.181
  38. Prevalence and Predictors of Multiple Coronary Plaque Ruptures: In Vivo 3-Vessel Optical Coherence Tomography Imaging Study. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2016 11; 36(11):2229-2238.
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    Score: 0.180
  39. Coronary Plaque Characteristics Associated With Reduced TIMI (Thrombolysis in Myocardial Infarction) Flow Grade in Patients With ST-Segment-Elevation Myocardial Infarction: A Combined Optical Coherence Tomography and Intravascular Ultrasound Study. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2016 09; 9(9).
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    Score: 0.179
  40. Associations between the Framingham Risk Score and coronary plaque characteristics as assessed by three-vessel optical coherence tomography. Coron Artery Dis. 2016 Sep; 27(6):460-6.
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    Score: 0.179
  41. Three-dimensional morphological response of lipid-rich coronary plaques to statin therapy: a serial optical coherence tomography study. Coron Artery Dis. 2016 Aug; 27(5):350-6.
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    Score: 0.178
  42. Serial Optical Coherence Tomography and Intravascular Ultrasound Analysis of Gender Difference in Changes of Plaque Phenotype in Response to Lipid-Lowering Therapy. Am J Cardiol. 2016 Jun 15; 117(12):1890-5.
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    Score: 0.174
  43. Morphological predictors for no reflow phenomenon after primary percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction caused by plaque rupture. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 Jan; 18(1):103-110.
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    Score: 0.172
  44. Quantitative analysis of the side-branch orifice after bifurcation stenting using en-face processing of OCT images: a comparison between Xience V and Resolute Integrity stents. Coron Artery Dis. 2016 Jan; 27(1):19-28.
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    Score: 0.171
  45. Coronary Calcification and Plaque Vulnerability: An Optical Coherence Tomographic Study. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2016 Jan; 9(1).
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    Score: 0.171
  46. Comparison of Intensive Versus Moderate Lipid-Lowering Therapy on Fibrous Cap and Atheroma Volume of Coronary Lipid-Rich Plaque Using Serial Optical Coherence Tomography and Intravascular Ultrasound Imaging. Am J Cardiol. 2016 Mar 01; 117(5):800-6.
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    Score: 0.171
  47. Incidence and Morphological Predictors of Intrastent Coronary Thrombus After Drug-Eluting Stent Implantation (from a Multicenter Registry). Am J Cardiol. 2016 Feb 01; 117(3):369-75.
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    Score: 0.170
  48. Incidence and Clinical Significance of Poststent Optical Coherence Tomography Findings: One-Year Follow-Up Study From a Multicenter Registry. Circulation. 2015 Sep 15; 132(11):1020-9.
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    Score: 0.166
  49. A Combined Optical Coherence Tomography and Intravascular Ultrasound Study on Plaque Rupture, Plaque Erosion, and Calcified Nodule in Patients With ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction: Incidence, Morphologic Characteristics, and Outcomes After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2015 Aug 17; 8(9):1166-1176.
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    Score: 0.165
  50. Comparison of Neoatherosclerosis and Neovascularization Between Patients With and Without Diabetes: An Optical Coherence Tomography Study. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2015 Jul; 8(8):1044-1052.
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    Score: 0.165
  51. Insights into the spatial distribution of lipid-rich plaques in relation to coronary artery bifurcations: an in-vivo optical coherence tomography study. Coron Artery Dis. 2015 Mar; 26(2):133-41.
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    Score: 0.162
  52. Optical coherence tomographic evaluation of the effect of cigarette smoking on vascular healing after sirolimus-eluting stent implantation. Am J Cardiol. 2015 Mar 15; 115(6):751-7.
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    Score: 0.160
  53. Endothelial shear stress and coronary plaque characteristics in humans: combined frequency-domain optical coherence tomography and computational fluid dynamics study. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2014 Nov; 7(6):905-11.
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    Score: 0.156
  54. Bivalirudin versus unfractionated heparin for residual thrombus burden: a frequency-domain optical coherence tomography study. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2015 Mar; 85(4):575-82.
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    Score: 0.156
  55. Prevalence and characteristics of TCFA and degree of coronary artery stenosis: an OCT, IVUS, and angiographic study. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 Aug 19; 64(7):672-80.
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    Score: 0.156
  56. Morphologic characteristics of eroded coronary plaques: a combined angiographic, optical coherence tomography, and intravascular ultrasound study. Int J Cardiol. 2014 Oct 20; 176(3):e137-9.
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    Score: 0.155
  57. Computer-aided image analysis algorithm to enhance in vivo diagnosis of plaque erosion by intravascular optical coherence tomography. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2014 Sep; 7(5):805-10.
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    Score: 0.155
  58. Comparison by optical coherence tomography of the frequency of lipid coronary plaques in current smokers, former smokers, and nonsmokers. Am J Cardiol. 2014 Sep 01; 114(5):674-80.
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    Score: 0.154
  59. Spatial heterogeneity of neoatherosclerosis and its relationship with neovascularization and adjacent plaque characteristics: optical coherence tomography study. Am Heart J. 2014 Jun; 167(6):884-92.e2.
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    Score: 0.152
  60. Distinct morphological features of ruptured culprit plaque for acute coronary events compared to those with silent rupture and thin-cap fibroatheroma: a combined optical coherence tomography and intravascular ultrasound study. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 Jun 03; 63(21):2209-16.
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    Score: 0.151
  61. Residual thrombus pattern in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction caused by plaque erosion versus plaque rupture after successful fibrinolysis: an optical coherence tomography study. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 Apr 08; 63(13):1336-1338.
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    Score: 0.149
  62. Pancoronary plaque vulnerability in patients with acute coronary syndrome and ruptured culprit plaque: a 3-vessel optical coherence tomography study. Am Heart J. 2014 Jan; 167(1):59-67.
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    Score: 0.147
  63. Features of coronary plaque in patients with metabolic syndrome and diabetes mellitus assessed by 3-vessel optical coherence tomography. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2013 Sep; 6(5):665-73.
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    Score: 0.145
  64. Comparison of zotarolimus-eluting stent and everolimus-eluting stent for vascular healing response: serial 3-month and 12-month optical coherence tomography study. Coron Artery Dis. 2013 Aug; 24(5):431-9.
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    Score: 0.145
  65. Correlation between degree of neointimal hyperplasia and incidence and characteristics of neoatherosclerosis as assessed by optical coherence tomography. Am J Cardiol. 2013 Nov 01; 112(9):1315-21.
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    Score: 0.145
  66. Comparison of near-infrared spectroscopy and optical coherence tomography for detection of lipid. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2014 Nov 01; 84(5):710-7.
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    Score: 0.144
  67. In vivo diagnosis of plaque erosion and calcified nodule in patients with acute coronary syndrome by intravascular optical coherence tomography. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Nov 05; 62(19):1748-58.
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    Score: 0.144
  68. Nonculprit coronary plaque characteristics of chronic kidney disease. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2013 May 01; 6(3):448-56.
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    Score: 0.141
  69. In vivo comparison of lumen dimensions measured by time domain-, and frequency domain-optical coherence tomography, and intravascular ultrasound. Int J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2013 Jun; 29(5):967-75.
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    Score: 0.139
  70. Comparison of nonculprit coronary plaque characteristics between patients with and without diabetes: a 3-vessel optical coherence tomography study. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2012 Nov; 5(11):1150-8.
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    Score: 0.138
  71. Significance of intraplaque neovascularisation for vulnerability: optical coherence tomography study. Heart. 2012 Oct; 98(20):1504-9.
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    Score: 0.135
  72. Predictors for neoatherosclerosis: a retrospective observational study from the optical coherence tomography registry. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2012 Sep 01; 5(5):660-6.
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    Score: 0.135
  73. Comparison of incidence and time course of neoatherosclerosis between bare metal stents and drug-eluting stents using optical coherence tomography. Am J Cardiol. 2012 Oct 01; 110(7):933-9.
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    Score: 0.134
  74. Nonculprit plaques in patients with acute coronary syndromes have more vulnerable features compared with those with non-acute coronary syndromes: a 3-vessel optical coherence tomography study. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2012 Jul; 5(4):433-40.
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    Score: 0.134
  75. Does neovascularization predict response to statin therapy? Optical coherence tomography study. Int J Cardiol. 2012 Jul 26; 158(3):469-70.
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    Score: 0.134
  76. High Spatial Endothelial Shear Stress Gradient Independently Predicts Site of Acute Coronary Plaque Rupture and Erosion. Cardiovasc Res. 2020 Aug 24.
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    Score: 0.059
  77. Lipid rich plaque, female gender and proximal coronary stent edge dissections. J Thromb Thrombolysis. 2013 Nov; 36(4):507-13.
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    Score: 0.037
  78. Coronary computed tomography angiography for early triage of patients with acute chest pain: the ROMICAT (Rule Out Myocardial Infarction using Computer Assisted Tomography) trial. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2009 May 05; 53(18):1642-50.
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    Score: 0.027
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