Learn More
OBJECTIVES This study sought to determine whether epicardial fat volume predicts coronary events in the general population. BACKGROUND Epicardial adipose tissue (EAT) is suggested to promote plaque(More)
BACKGROUND Thoracic aortic calcification (TAC) is associated with cardiovascular (CV) risk factors and prevalent coronary artery disease. We aimed to investigate whether TAC burden is associated with(More)
AIMS Several biomarkers including B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) have been suggested to improve prediction of coronary events and all-cause mortality. Moreover, coronary artery calcium (CAC) as(More)
  • 1