Hepatic steatosis is associated with a greater prevalence of coronary artery calcification in asymptomatic men

Raul D. Santos, Khurram Nasir, Raquel D. Conceição, Ammar Sarwar, Jose A.M. Carvalho, Roger S. Blumenthal

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)517-519
Number of pages3
JournalAtherosclerosis
Volume194
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 1 2007

Keywords

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary calcification
  • Electron beam tomography
  • Hepatic steatosis
  • Hepatic ultrasound

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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