Use of the TIMI frame count in the assessment of coronary artery blood flow and microvascular function over the past 15 years

ArticleinJournal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis 27(3):316-28 · May 2008with15 Reads
Impact Factor: 2.17 · DOI: 10.1007/s11239-008-0220-3 · Source: PubMed

    Abstract

    Since its introduction, the TIMI frame count method has contributed to the understanding of the pathophysiology of coronary artery disease. In this article, the evolution of the TFC method and its applicability in the assessment of various therapeutic modalities are described.