Preclinical atherosclerosis and markers of inflammation: do they influence the global cardiovascular risk?

Giuseppina Novo, Egle Corrado, Salvatore Novo, Angelica Peritore, Vito Bonomo

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Abstract

Atherosclerosis (ATS) is a slowly progressive pathologic process involving the intima and media tunicae of the arteries with large and medium diameter. The concept of Global Cardiovascular Risk (GCVR) aims at establishing the role ofeach risk factor (RF) in the atherosclerosis process.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationA Multidisciplinary Approach to Cardiovascular Diseases
Pages38-40
Number of pages3
Publication statusPublished - 2016

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    Novo, G., Corrado, E., Novo, S., Peritore, A., & Bonomo, V. (2016). Preclinical atherosclerosis and markers of inflammation: do they influence the global cardiovascular risk? In A Multidisciplinary Approach to Cardiovascular Diseases (pp. 38-40)