Novel cardiovascular risk factors in the elderly and their correlation with the Framingham risk score


Halil M., Yavuz B., YAVUZ B. B. , CANKURTARAN M. , Dede D. S. , Ulger Z., ...More

JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE, vol.9, no.7, pp.683-687, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.2459/jcm.0b013e3282f394a5
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.683-687

Abstract

Objectives The aim of this study was to investigate the link between the risk of developing coronary heart disease as determined by Framingham risk score (FRS) and the novel cardiac risk factors including serum levels of ferritin, C reactive protein (CRP), homocysteine, creatinine, and uric acid.