Progression of Coronary Artery Calcium and Incident Heart Failure: The Multi‐Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis

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Bakhshi, Hooman; Ambale‐Venkatesh, Bharath; Yang, Xiaoying; Ostovaneh, Mohammad R.; Wu, Colin O.; Budoff, Matthew; Bahrami, Hossein; Wong, Nathan D.; Bluemke, David A.; Lima, João A.C.;
  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Inc.
  • Journal: Journal of the American Heart Association: Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease,volume 6,issue 4 (eissn: 2047-9980)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5533017, doi: 10.1161/JAHA.116.005253
  • Subject: Heart Failure | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | coronary artery calcium | coronary artery calcium progression | cardiac magnetic resonance imaging | cardiac computed tomography | Original Research | Computerized Tomography (CT) | Imaging

Background Although the association between coronary artery calcium (CAC) and future heart failure (HF) has been shown previously, the value of CAC progression in the prediction of HF has not been investigated. In this study, we investigated the association of CAC progr... View more