Carotid Intima-Media Thickness

Known as: Carotid Intima Media Thickness, Intima-Media Thickness, Carotid 
A measurement of the thickness of the carotid artery walls. It is measured by B-mode ULTRASONOGRAPHY and is used as a surrogate marker for… (More)
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Review
2016
Review
2016
The carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) is a widely used surrogate marker for atherosclerosis worldwide. The carotid IMT can be… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Carotid ultrasound provides quantitative measurements of carotid intima-media thickness (CIMT) that can be used to assess… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Treatment added to statin monotherapy to further modify the lipid profile may include combination therapy to either… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
PURPOSE To evaluate, in patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease with no or mild alterations of liver function tests… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Objective:Although obese children are at increased risk for coronary heart disease in later life, it is not clear if the… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
To determine whether carotid intima media thickness is increased in children with primary hypertension, the current study… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
O besity in childhood increases the risk of atherosclerotic disease and death in adulthood (1). A dramatic increase in overweight… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Cardiovascular disease causes severe morbidity and mortality in type 1 diabetes, although the specific risk factors… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Several hemostatic and rheological factors have been associated with incident cardiovascular events. However, there… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
To assess the relationship between risk factors for cardiovascular disease and early atherosclerotic changes in the carotid… (More)
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