Role of Lipoprotein-Associated Phospholipase A2 in Predicting Risk of Cardiovascular Disease

Myerson, Merle
July 2007
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Jul2007, Vol. 82 Issue 7, p888
Academic Journal
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Association between lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 and cardiovascular disease: a systematic review."


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