Risk factors and outcomes for atherothrombotic disease in French patients: the RIVAGE study. RIsque VAsculaire Group d'Etude.

@article{Mazoyer1999RiskFA,
  title={Risk factors and outcomes for atherothrombotic disease in French patients: the RIVAGE study. RIsque VAsculaire Group d'Etude.},
  author={{\'E}lisabeth Mazoyer and Ludovic Drouet and C. I. M. A. Arturo Soria and J C Fruchard and Anne Pellerin and J C Arcan and G{\'e}rard Tobelem},
  journal={Thrombosis research},
  year={1999},
  volume={95 4},
  pages={163-76}
}
This prospective observational study was designed to delineate the course of atherosclerotic disease in a representative group of French patients receiving standard medical care and to look for clinical and laboratory factors predictive of recurrent cardiovascular events. The 2416 study patients (75.2% men and 24.8% women) had diagnoses of peripheral arterial disease (stage II or III), ischemic heart disease (stable angina or myocardial infarction), or cerebrovascular disease (transient… CONTINUE READING