FRI is the missing link for pulmonary vascular disease
State Dr. Raymond L Benza of The Ohio State University and Dr. Mardi Gomberg-Maitland of George Washington University in a recent interview in Fluidda Magazine #3.
One of these new technologies, Functional Respiratory Imaging (FRI), creates an image of the minute details of lung vasculature, which can serve as a surrogate readout of what’s happening in the hearts of patients with PVD. In the context of PVD, FRI may be a useful tool throughout the patient journey – for early identification of disease, as a diagnostic instrument, and as a monitoring tool during treatment. Taken together, FRI has the potential to be a true imaging technique to monitor disease-modification for PVD.
You can read the full article here.
FRI, Magazine, PVD