Asian-Indians: a review of coronary artery disease in this understudied cohort in the United States.

@article{Ardeshna2018AsianIndiansAR,
  title={Asian-Indians: a review of coronary artery disease in this understudied cohort in the United States.},
  author={Devarshi R Ardeshna and Tamunoinemi Bob-Manuel and Amit Nanda and Arindam Sharma and William Paul Skelton and Michelle Skelton and Rami N. Khouzam},
  journal={Annals of translational medicine},
  year={2018},
  volume={6 1},
  pages={12}
}
Coronary artery disease (CAD) is a major cause of cardiovascular death worldwide. Prevalence of CAD is highly variable among different races. Asian Indians have been noted to have the highest CAD rates and the conventional risk factors fail to explain this difference completely. Asian Indians constitute a fifth of the global population, and the higher rates… CONTINUE READING