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Carotid Intima-Media Thickness and Its Relationship with Incident Heart Failure with Reduced and Preserved Ejection Fraction: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)

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Introduction: Carotid intima-media thickness (cIMT) is associated with heart failure (HF) in previous studies, but it is unknown whether the association of cIMT differs between HF with reduced (HFrEF) versus preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF).
subject
Carotid Intima-Media Thickness
External Carotid Artery
Heart Failure
Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction
Heart Failure with Reduced Ejection Fraction
Internal Carotid Artery
contributor
Aladin, Amer Ismil (author)
Herrington, David (committee chair)
Foy, Capri (committee member)
Leng, Iris (committee member)
date
2019-05-24T08:35:54Z (accessioned)
2019-05-24T08:35:54Z (available)
2019 (issued)
degree
Clinical and Population Translational Sciences (discipline)
identifier
http://hdl.handle.net/10339/94004 (uri)
language
en (iso)
publisher
Wake Forest University
title
Carotid Intima-Media Thickness and Its Relationship with Incident Heart Failure with Reduced and Preserved Ejection Fraction: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
type
Thesis

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