The impact of gender on cardiovascular system calcification in very elderly patients with severe aortic stenosis

Abstract

There is an established sex difference in cardiovascular disease among pre-menopausal women and age-matched men, with men having greater susceptibility to cardiovascular and coronary artery disease. Cardiovascular calcification may be linked to the atherosclerotic process and resulting disease, but the sex difference regarding coronary artery disease… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10554-015-0752-5

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