Cardiovascular highlights from non-cardiology journals

Lindsay, Alistair C.
July 2011
Heart;Jul2011, Vol. 97 Issue 14, p1190
Academic Journal
This article summarizes cardiovascular highlights published in non-cardiology journals. The first paper assesses the importance of clinical measures of adiposity in the calculation of cardiovascular risk. The second article discusses the advantage of evidence-based treatments to ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI). The last paper analyzes the use of atherosclerotic plaque imaging techniques in the prevention of cardiovascular disease.


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