Impact of subclinical hypothyroidism on the coronary artery disease in apparently healthy subjects.

@article{Park2011ImpactOS,
  title={Impact of subclinical hypothyroidism on the coronary artery disease in apparently healthy subjects.},
  author={Young Joo Park and You Jin Lee and Sang-il Choi and Eun-Ju Chun and Hak Chul Jang and Hyuk Jae Chang},
  journal={European journal of endocrinology},
  year={2011},
  volume={165 1},
  pages={
          115-21
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Cardiovascular disease (CVD) occurs frequently and may progress more rapidly in overt hypothyroidism (OVH). However, the role of mild thyroid failure as a risk factor for CVD is not clear. This study is aimed at exploring the association between subclinical hypothyroidism (SCH) and coronary artery disease (CAD), as detected by cardiac computed tomography (CT), in apparently healthy subjects. SUBJECTS AND METHODS We retrospectively enrolled 2404 asymptomatic subjects who underwent… CONTINUE READING
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