Cardiovascular risk factors, inflammation, and corneal arcus: the singapore malay eye study.

@article{Wu2010CardiovascularRF,
  title={Cardiovascular risk factors, inflammation, and corneal arcus: the singapore malay eye study.},
  author={Ren-yi Wu and Jie Jin Wang and E. Shyong Tai and Tien Yin Wong},
  journal={American journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2010},
  volume={150 4},
  pages={
          581-587.e1
        }
}
PURPOSE To examine the relationship of corneal arcus with cardiovascular risk factors and inflammation in Malay adults living in Singapore. DESIGN Population-based cross-sectional study. METHODS A total of 3280 Malays aged 40-80 years (out of 4168 eligible participants; 78.7% response rate) had a standardized interview, systemic and ocular examinations, and laboratory investigations, including measurement of C-reactive protein (CRP), chronic kidney disease, and peripheral artery disease… CONTINUE READING

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