The association between cardiovascular risk and cardiovascular magnetic resonance measures of fibrosis: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)

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Yi, Colin J; Wu, Colin O; Tee, Michael; Liu, Chia-Ying; Volpe, Gustavo J; Prince, Martin R; Hundley, Gregory W; Gomes, Antoinette S; van der Geest, Rob J; Heckbert, Susan; Lima, João A; Bluemke, David A; (2015)
  • Publisher: Springer Nature
  • Journal: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance,volume 17,issue 1,page15 (issn: 1532-429X, eissn: 1532-429X)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1186/s12968-015-0121-5, pmc: PMC4326517
  • Subject: Risk factors | Medicine(all) | Myocardium | Cardiovascular magnetic resonance | Research
    mesheuropmc: cardiovascular diseases

Background Risk scores for cardiovascular disease (CVD) are in common use to integrate multiple cardiovascular risk factors in order to identify individuals at greatest risk for disease. The purpose of this study was to determine if individuals at greater cardiovascular... View more
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