JACC Article Validates Carotid IMT for Detecting CAD

A study reported in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology demonstrated the value of carotid IMT testing for early detection of coronary artery disease. The article showed that there is a high correlation between carotid plaque and atherosclerosis and coronary artery disease (CAD) as detected through coronary computed tomography angiography (CTA). Tests such [...]