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  1. Cardiovascular determinants of carotid artery disease : the Rotterdam elderly study.

    Article, Congrès - En anglais

    Council for high blood pressure research. Annual fall conference and scientific session. Chicago IL (USA), 1991/09/24.

    The objective of the present study was to assess the prevalence of moderate and severe stenosis of the right carotid artery in the elderly and its associations with smoking, blood pressure, serum lipid levels, and hemostatic factors.

    The Rotterdam Elderly Study is a recently started single-center prospective follow-up study of a cohort of 11,854 elderly people aged 55 years or more.

    In 1990, 954 participants of the Rotterdam Elderly Study underwent ultrasonic duplex examination of the right internal carotid artery.

    A reduction of the lumen diameter of 16-49% was found in 29 people (3.0%.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Vieillard, Homme, Pays Bas, Europe, Prévalence, Epidémiologie, Sténose, Carotide, Cérébrovasculaire pathologie, Vaisseau sanguin pathologie, Appareil circulatoire pathologie, Système nerveux pathologie, Facteur risque

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Elderly, Human, Netherlands, Europe, Prevalence, Epidemiology, Stenosis, Carotid, Cerebrovascular disease, Vascular disease, Cardiovascular disease, Nervous system diseases, Risk factor

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    Cote : 92-0455825

    Code Inist : 002B17C. Création : 199406.