Coronary artery calcium score

Known as: Coronary Artery Calcium Scoring, Coronary Calcium Score 
A quantitative value that is the compilation of assessed size and densities of calcium deposits throughout the coronary tree.
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
CONTEXT The coronary artery calcium score (CACS) has been shown to predict future coronary heart disease (CHD) events. However… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
AIMS The purpose of this study was to assess the relationship between calcium scoring (CS) and multi-slice computed tomography… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
OBJECTIVES This study sought to examine the relationship between coronary artery calcium score (CACS) and single-photon emission… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Vascular calcification is associated with an adverse prognosis in end-stage renal disease. It can be accurately quantitated with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Hemodialysis patients are at increased risk for progressive coronary artery calcification; however, the development… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVES We sought to determine whether lipid-lowering therapy and antioxidants retard the progression of coronary… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
CONTEXT Guidelines advise that all adults undergo coronary heart disease (CHD) risk assessment to guide preventive treatment… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVES The study was done to determine the interaction of coronary artery calcium and diabetes mellitus for prediction of all… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Detection of subclinical coronary artery disease (CAD) before the development of life-threatening cardiac… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
CONTEXT Psychosocial factors, including personality and character traits, may play a role in the development and expression of… (More)
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