Serum Ferritin Levels in Blacks Without Known Cardiovascular Disease (from the Jackson Heart Study).


There has been conflicting results regarding the role of ferritin, a nonspecific marker of systemic inflammation, in the development of coronary heart disease (CHD). We aimed to evaluate the association of serum ferritin with incident CHD, incident stroke, and subclinical measurements of atherosclerosis among blacks. For our prospective study, we utilized… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2017.07.045


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