The association of carotid intima-media thickness with body mass index and cortisol level in fibromyalgia syndrome

@inproceedings{Koca2018TheAO,
  title={The association of carotid intima-media thickness with body mass index and cortisol level in fibromyalgia syndrome},
  author={Tuba T{\"u}lay Koca and Ayla Çimen},
  year={2018}
}
Objective. Patients with fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) may have the risk for atherosclerotic disease because of chronic stress, disrupted neuroendocrine axis, high BMI and inflammation. This is study aimed to research the stress and the stress-related diseases in patients with FMS by measuring obesity, morning serum cortisol level, and carotid intima-media… CONTINUE READING