Fibrinogen concentration and its role in CVD risk in black South Africans--effect of urbanisation.

Abstract

The aim of this study was to investigate correlates of fibrinogen concentration in black South Africans, as well as its association with cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk and whether urbanisation influences this association. A total of 1,006 rural and 1,004 urban black South Africans from the PURE study were cross-sectionally analysed. The association of… (More)
DOI: 10.1160/TH11-03-0192

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