Vascular calcification

Known as: Calcification, Vascular, Calcifications, Vascular, Calcinoses, Vascular 
Deposition of calcium into the blood vessel structures. Excessive calcification of the vessels are associated with ATHEROSCLEROTIC PLAQUES formation… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
A high prevalence of vascular calcification (VC) and a high incidence of cardiovascular events are two key complications of… (More)
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2008
Review
2008
Most individuals aged 60 years have progressively enlarging deposits of calcium mineral in their major arteries.1 This vascular… (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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2006
Review
2006
Once thought to result from passive precipitation of calcium and phosphate, it now appears that vascular calcification is a… (More)
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2004
Review
2004
Vascular calcification, long thought to result from passive degeneration, involves a complex, regulated process of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Patients with ESRD have a high circulating calcium (Ca) x phosphate (P) product and develop extensive vascular calcification that… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Cross-sectional and follow-up studies on end-stage renal disease patients showed that arterial calcifications are… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Vascular calcification is a common finding in atherosclerosis and a serious problem in diabetic and uremic patients. Because of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
s of articles published since 1993. Single articles and past issues of the Journal can also be ordered for a fee through the… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Osteoprotegerin (OPG) is a secreted protein that inhibits osteoclast formation. In this study the physiological role of OPG is… (More)
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