Metabolic Syndrome Modifies the Cardiovascular Risk Associated with Angiographic Coronary Artery Disease in Women: A Report from the Women's Ischemia Syndrome Evaluation Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Metabolic Syndrome

abstract

  • These data suggest that in women with suspected myocardial ischemia, the metabolic syndrome modifies the cardiovascular risk associated with angiographic CAD. Specifically, the metabolic syndrome was found to be a predictor of 4-year cardiovascular risk only when associated with significant angiographic CAD.

publication date

  • February 17, 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/01.CIR.0000115517.26897.A7

PubMed ID

  • 14970105

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 714

end page

  • 21

volume

  • 109

number

  • 6