Association between duration of overall and abdominal obesity beginning in young adulthood and coronary artery calcification in middle age.

@article{Reis2013AssociationBD,
  title={Association between duration of overall and abdominal obesity beginning in young adulthood and coronary artery calcification in middle age.},
  author={Jared P Reis and Catherine M. Loria and Cora E. Lewis and Tiffany M. Powell-Wiley and Gina S. Wei and J. Jeffrey Carr and James G. Terry and K. -L. Liu},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={2013},
  volume={310 3},
  pages={280-8}
}
IMPORTANCE Younger individuals are experiencing a greater cumulative exposure to excess adiposity over their lifetime. However, few studies have determined the consequences of long-term obesity. OBJECTIVE To examine whether the duration of overall and abdominal obesity was associated with the presence and 10-year progression of coronary artery… CONTINUE READING