Cardiovascular and metabolic syndrome risk among men with and without erectile dysfunction: case-control study

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Zambon, João Paulo; Mendonça, Rafaela Rosalba de; Wroclawski, Marcelo Langer; Karam Junior, Amir; Santos, Raul D.; Carvalho, José Antonio Maluf de; Wroclawski, Eric Roger;
(2010)
  • Publisher: Associação Paulista de Medicina - APM
  • Subject: Erectile dysfunction | Metabolic syndrome X | C-reactive protein | Cardiovascular diseases | Endothelium | Risk factors | Disfunção erétil | Síndrome X metabólica | Proteína C-reativa | Doenças cardiovasculares | Endotélio | Fatores de risco

CONTEXT AND OBJECTIVE: Erectile dysfunction has been associated with cardiovascular diseases. The aim here was to evaluate cardiovascular risk through the Framingham Risk Score (FRS) criteria, C-reactive protein (CRP) assays and presence of metabolic syndrome (MS) in me... View more
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