Current but not past smoking increases the risk of cardiac events: Insights from coronary computed tomographic angiography Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Smoking

abstract

  • Among patients without known CAD undergoing CCTA, current and past smokers had increased burden of atherosclerosis compared with never smokers; however, risk of MACE was heightened only in current smokers.

authors

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4416139

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1093/eurheartj/ehv013

PubMed ID

  • 25666322

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1031

end page

  • 40

volume

  • 36

number

  • 17