A case-reference study on plasma fibrinogen concentrations and coronary atherosclerosis in Japanese.

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To examine contribution of plasma fibrinogen concentrations to coronary atherosclerosis in Japanese, a cross-sectional study was conducted from 1991 to 1993 for 169 myocardial infarction cases and 1 : 1 matched references. All cases had one to three coronary vessels with 50 percent or more stenosis. References were chosen out of Osaka residents who had no… (More)

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@article{Sato1996ACS, title={A case-reference study on plasma fibrinogen concentrations and coronary atherosclerosis in Japanese.}, author={Shin Sato and Tadao Kobayashi and Masahiro Iida and Yuji Naito and Miki Kiyama and Atsushi Kitamura and Hiroyasu Iso and Yoshio Komachi}, journal={Journal of epidemiology}, year={1996}, volume={6 2}, pages={81-6} }