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Olle Melander

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Risk factors for the progression of carotid intima-media thickness over a 16-year follow-up period: The Malmö Diet and Cancer Study.

Author

  • Maria Rosvall
  • Margaretha Persson
  • Gerd Östling
  • Peter Nilsson
  • Olle Melander
  • Bo Hedblad
  • Gunnar Engström

Summary, in English

To evaluate the progression of carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) in the common carotid artery (CCA) and the bifurcation over a mean follow-up of 16 years in relation to cardiovascular risk factors.

Department/s

  • Social Medicine and Health Policy
  • Internal Medicine - Epidemiology
  • Cardiovascular Research - Immunity and Atherosclerosis
  • Cardiovascular Research - Hypertension
  • Cardiovascular Research - Epidemiology
  • EXODIAB: Excellence in Diabetes Research in Sweden
  • EpiHealth: Epidemiology for Health

Publishing year

2015

Language

English

Pages

615-621

Publication/Series

Atherosclerosis

Volume

239

Issue

2

Document type

Journal article

Publisher

Elsevier

Topic

  • Cardiac and Cardiovascular Systems

Status

Published

Research group

  • Social Medicine and Health Policy
  • Internal Medicine - Epidemiology
  • Cardiovascular Research - Immunity and Atherosclerosis
  • Cardiovascular Research - Hypertension
  • Cardiovascular Research - Epidemiology

ISBN/ISSN/Other

  • ISSN: 1879-1484