© 2003 by CRC Press LLC. Heart attack and stroke are the major causes of human death in the Western world; almost twice as many people die from cardiovascular diseases as from all forms of cancer . Every 20 seconds a European citizen experiences a mortal heart attack; every year, 500,000 persons die due to cardiac diseases.
|Title of host publication||Angiography and Plaque Imaging: Advanced Segmentation Techniques|
|Number of pages||52|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Jan 2003|