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Table 3 Comparison of correlation results using flow maximum shear stress (FMSS) and traditional flow wall shear stress (FSS)

From: Impact of flow rates in a cardiac cycle on correlations between advanced human carotid plaque progression and mechanical flow shear stress and plaque wall stress

  FMSS
Baseline
Max-Q
FMSS
Follow-Up
Max-Q
FSS
Baseline
Max-Q
FSS
Follow-Up
Max-Q
Positive 10 21 10 19
Negative 15 8 12 9
No Signifi. 7 3 10 4
95% CI (-0.167, 0.025) (0.012, 0.187) (-0.15, 0.037) (-0.015, 0.155)