Coronary artery calcification

Calcification, that is, pathological deposition of calcium salts, affecting the coronary arteries. [HPO:probinson]
National Institutes of Health

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2009
Highly Cited
2009
OBJECTIVES We sought to quantify the mortality rates associated with absent and low positive (CAC 1 to 10) coronary artery… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Pericardial fat may be an important mediator of metabolic risk. Correlations with cardiovascular disease risk factors… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
CONTEXT Coronary artery calcification is a subclinical predictor of coronary heart disease. Recent studies have found that sleep… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Psoriasis is a chronic inflammatory skin disorder affecting about 2% of white-skinned individuals. Epidemiological… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Coronary artery calcification is more prevalent in dialysis patients than in patients without kidney disease and this is… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Hemodialysis patients are at increased risk for progressive coronary artery calcification; however, the development… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Circulating adiponectin levels are lower in men than in women and lower in advanced coronary artery disease, obesity… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Coronary artery calcification (CAC) correlates with the extent of coronary atherosclerosis and, consequently, with an… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
OBJECTIVES This study was designed to estimate the prevalence of coronary artery calcification in young adult men and women and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
To assess the relationship of coronary artery calcification to angiographically detectable disease, the authors evaluated 100… (More)
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