The relationship between epicardial fat volume and incident coronary artery calcium Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adipose Tissue
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed
  • Vascular Calcification

abstract

  • In very low-risk subjects with a coronary calcium score of 0, baseline EFVi and change in EFVi after 3-5 years were not related to the development of incidental coronary artery calcium.

publication date

  • September 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jcct.2011.06.007

PubMed ID

  • 21783453

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 310

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 5

number

  • 5