Differences in prevalence, extent, severity, and prognosis of coronary artery disease among patients with and without diabetes undergoing coronary computed tomography angiography: Results from 10,110 individuals from the CONFIRM (COronary CT Angiography EvaluatioN for Clinical Outcomes): An InteRnational Multicenter Registry Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Coronary Angiography
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Diabetes Mellitus

abstract

  • Compared with matched non-DM individuals, DM individuals possess higher prevalence, extent, and severity of CAD. At comparable levels of CAD, DM individuals experience higher risk of mortality compared with non-DM individuals.

publication date

  • August 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3402246

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.2337/dc11-2403

PubMed ID

  • 22699296

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1787

end page

  • 94

volume

  • 35

number

  • 8