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AIM Insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1) plays an important role in exercise physiology. We aimed the present study at assessing whether IGF-1 system and its changes with exercise are related to(More)
OBJECTIVE Plaque instability is recognized as a multivessel phenomenon related to inflammation. This study examined if the morphology of femoral plaques was related to that of carotid plaques. (More)
BACKGROUND A comprehensive evaluation of comorbidity is important in predicting outcome of patients affected by a chronic disease because of the role of competing risk. AIM To assess the prognostic(More)
OBJECTIVE Previous reports indicate that the prevalence and severity of carotid stenoses is greater in peripheral artery disease (PAD) than in coronary artery disease (CAD). To date, no study has(More)