TITLE

Antibiotic treatment shows promise in preventing MIs

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Carolyn
PUB. DATE
December 1997
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;12/01/97, Vol. 157 Issue 11, p1504
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on research indicating that infection with common respiratory bacterium, Chlamydia pneumoniae, can cause atherosclerotic lesions to form in rabbits. The identification of a link between the bacterium and coronary heart disease.
ACCESSION #
9712150162

 

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