CARDIOVASCULAR JOURNAL OF AFRICA, vol.27, no.4, pp.246-251, 2016 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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CARDIOVASCULAR JOURNAL OF AFRICA
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Background: Obesity and overweight are risk factors for atherosclerosis. Red blood cell distribution width (RDW) is associated with subclinical cardiac diseases. The aim of this study was to investigate the association between RDW and aortic stiffness in overweight or obese subjects.