Does statin therapy affect the progression of atherosclerosis measured by a coronary calcium score?

  • E. Gill
  • Published 2010 in Current atherosclerosis reports

Abstract

Coronary atherosclerosis is a leading cause of death in the United States and worldwide, accounting for close to 1 million deaths annually in the United States alone. The evaluation of coronary disease by CT-derived calcium scores is a rapidly evolving field of medical imaging. Furthermore, until recently, whether or not regression or progression of… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11883-009-0073-z

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