Sustained anxiety and 4-year progression of carotid atherosclerosis.

  title={Sustained anxiety and 4-year progression of carotid atherosclerosis.},
  author={Sabrina Paterniti and Mahmoud Zureik and Pierre Ducimeti{\`e}re and Pierre Jean Touboul and J M F{\`e}ve and Annick Alp{\'e}rovitch},
  journal={Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology},
  volume={21 1},
Several studies have shown that anxiety disorders are associated with a higher risk of coronary artery disease. However, the relationship between anxiety disorders and atherosclerosis has been studied to a lesser extent. The goal of this study was to examine whether high and stable trait anxiety was associated with the progression of atherosclerosis. The… CONTINUE READING