Heart 89:980 doi:10.1136/heart.89.9.980-a
  • Mini-symposium

Coronary microembolisation: introduction

  1. Gerd Heusch
  1. Institut für Pathophysiologie, Zentrum für Innere Medizin, Universitätsklinikum Essen, Essen, Germany;

    We have come to recognise that atherosclerosis is a highly dynamic process in the vascular wall, which not only involves lipid deposition and calcification, but also inflammation and both cell proliferation …