Physiology of the Aging Vasculature Age-related medial elastocalcinosis in arteries : mechanisms , animal models , and physiological consequences

@inproceedings{Atkinson2008PhysiologyOT,
  title={Physiology of the Aging Vasculature Age-related medial elastocalcinosis in arteries : mechanisms , animal models , and physiological consequences},
  author={Jeffrey Atkinson},
  year={2008}
}
Atkinson J. Age-related medial elastocalcinosis in arteries: mechanisms, animal models, and physiological consequences. J Appl Physiol 105: 1643–1651, 2008. First published September 4, 2008; doi:10.1152/japplphysiol.90476.2008.—With age, the calcium content of the arterial wall increases. Calcification occurs at two main levels: intimal plaques and the… CONTINUE READING