Table 2

Power related parameters in coronary atherosclerotic plaques

GroupnMean power (dB)Max power (dB)
Lipid42−22.5 (1.9)−18.6 (2.3)
LFT23−22.9 (1.9)−19.1 (1.4)
MFT12−20.2 (1.1)−15.7 (1.5)
DFT10−14.7 (3.7)−10.2 (3.9)
mCa5−18.8 (3.2)−13.9 (3.8)
Calcium8−14.0 (2.4)−7.7 (2.0)
  • LFT, loose fibrotic tissue; MFT, moderately fibrotic tissue; DFT, dense fibrotic tissue; mCa, microcalcification.