Common carotid intima-media thickness does not add to Framingham risk score in individuals with diabetes mellitus: the USE-IMT initiative

H. M. den Ruijter, S. A. E. Peters, K. A. Groenewegen, T. J. Anderson, A. R. Britton, J. M. Dekker, G. Engstrom, M. J. Eijkemans, G. W. Evans, J. de Graaf, D. E. Grobbee, B. Hedblad, A. Hofman, S. Holewijn, A. Ikeda, M. Kavousi, K. Kitagawa, A. Kitamura, H. Koffijberg, M. A. IkramE. M. Lonn, M. W. Lorenz, E. B. Mathiesen, G. Nijpels, S. Okazaki, D. H. O'Leary, J. F. Polak, J. F. Price, C. Robertson, C. M. Rembold, M. Rosvall, T. Rundek, J. T. Salonen, M. Sitzer, C. D. A. Stehouwer, J. C. Witteman, K. G. Moons, M. L. Bots*

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42 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1494-1502
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2013


  • Atherosclerosis
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Carotid intima-media thickness
  • Diabetes
  • Prognosis
  • Risk prediction

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