Smoking and plasma homocysteine.

@article{OCallaghan2002SmokingAP,
  title={Smoking and plasma homocysteine.},
  author={Patrick O'Callaghan and Raymond Meleady and Tony Fitzgerald and Ian Graham},
  journal={European heart journal},
  year={2002},
  volume={23 20},
  pages={
          1580-6
        }
}
BACKGROUND Smoking is known to be associated with an increased plasma homocysteine level. Both are associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease. B-vitamins modulate plasma homocysteine levels. AIMS To investigate the relationships between smoking, plasma homocysteine, nutrient levels and risk of cardiovascular disease. METHODS The European Concerted Action Project case control study of 750 cases and 800 age- and sex-matched controls aged less than 60 years from 19 centres in… CONTINUE READING
BETA
Tweets
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time. VIEW TWEETS

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 34 CITATIONS

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…