Common Carotid Intima-Media Thickness Relates to Cardiovascular Events in Adults Aged <45 Years

USE-IMT Project Grp, Anouk L. M. Eikendal*, Karlijn A. Groenewegen, Todd J. Anderson, Annie R. Britton, Gunnar Engstrom, Greg W. Evans, Jacqueline de Graaf, Diederick E. Grobbee, Bo Hedblad, Suzanne Holewijn, Ai Ikeda, Kazuo Kitagawa, Akihiko Kitamura, Eva M. Lonn, Matthias W. Lorenz, Ellisiv B. Mathiesen, Giel Nijpels, Jacqueline M. Dekker, Shuhei OkazakiDaniel H. O'Leary, Joseph F. Polak, Jacqueline F. Price, Christine Robertson, Christopher M. Rembold, Maria Rosvall, Tatjana Rundek, Jukka T. Salonen, Matthias Sitzer, Coen D. A. Stehouwer, Imo E. Hoefer, Sanne A. E. Peters, Michiel L. Bots, Hester M. den Ruijter

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Abstract

Although atherosclerosis starts in early life, evidence on risk factors and atherosclerosis in individuals aged

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)707-+
Number of pages22
JournalHypertension
Volume65
Issue number4
Early online date26 Jan 2015
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2015

Keywords

  • atherosclerosis
  • carotid intima-media thickness
  • risk factors
  • young adult
  • RISK-FACTORS
  • HEART-DISEASE
  • YOUNG-ADULTS
  • TASK-FORCE
  • ATHEROSCLEROSIS
  • PREDICTION
  • DETERMINANTS
  • ASSOCIATIONS
  • METAANALYSIS
  • PROGRESSION

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