Carotid arterial stiffness and intima-media thickness: A little impact of uric acid

https://doi.org/10.4081/monaldi.2019.1057

Authors

  • Michael Y. Henein | michael.henein@umu.se Umea University, Institute of Public Health and Clinical Medicine; Brunel University, Middlesex and St George’s University London, Sweden.
  • Federico Vancheri Internal Medicine, S. Elia Hospital, Caltanissetta, Sweden.

Abstract

Accurate assessment of cardiovascular (CV) risk is essential for clinical decision making. Serum uric acid  has been proposed as a novel additional CV risk.

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Published
2019-04-05
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Cardiology - Editorial
Keywords:
Cardiovascular risk, uric acid, beta stiffness index, intima-media thickness
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How to Cite
Henein, Michael Y., and Federico Vancheri. 2019. “Carotid Arterial Stiffness and Intima-Media Thickness: A Little Impact of Uric Acid”. Monaldi Archives for Chest Disease 89 (1). https://doi.org/10.4081/monaldi.2019.1057.