Relationship of epicardial fat volume to coronary plaque, severe coronary stenosis, and high-risk coronary plaque features assessed by coronary CT angiography Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adiposity
  • Coronary Angiography
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Coronary Stenosis
  • Pericardium

abstract

  • EFV is greater in patients with CP, PCP, and NCP. In patients with NCP and PCP, EFV is significantly associated with severe coronary stenosis, high-risk plaque features, and low attenuation plaque.

publication date

  • March 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3729230

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jcct.2013.02.003

PubMed ID

  • 23622507

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 125

end page

  • 32

volume

  • 7

number

  • 2