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Cardiology Management

CAC + carotid artery intima-media thickness for better stroke prediction

2018 13 Sep

Current guidelines suggest treatment for many individuals who may never develop a stroke. According to a new study, the combination of coronary artery calcification (CAC) and carotid artery intima-media thickness (CIMT) data could serve to further refine risk calculation for stroke prevention and may prioritise those in most need of statin therapy... Read more