Common Carotid Intima-Media Thickness Measurements Do Not Improve Cardiovascular Risk Prediction in Individuals With Elevated Blood Pressure The USE-IMT Collaboration

Michiel L. Bots, Karlijn A. Groenewegen, Todd J. Anderson, Annie R. Britton, Jacqueline M. Dekker, Gunnar Engstrom, Greg W. Evans, Jacqueline de Graaf, Diederick E. Grobbee, Bo Hedblad, Albert Hofman, Suzanne Holewijn, Ai Ikeda, Maryam Kavousi, Kazuo Kitagawa, Akihiko Kitamura, M. Arfan Ikram, Eva M. Lonn, Matthias W. Lorenz, Ellisiv B. MathiesenGiel Nijpels, Shuhei Okazaki, Daniel H. O'Leary, Joseph F. Polak, Jacqueline F. Price, Christine Robertson, Christopher M. Rembold, Maria Rosvall, Tatjana Rundek, Jukka T. Salonen, Matthias Sitzer, Coen D. A. Stehouwer, Oscar H. Franco, Sanne A. E. Peters, Hester M. den Ruijter

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1173-1181
JournalHypertension
Volume63
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2014

Keywords

  • atherosclerosis
  • carotid intima-media thickness
  • primary prevention
  • prognosis
  • risk

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Bots, M. L., Groenewegen, K. A., Anderson, T. J., Britton, A. R., Dekker, J. M., Engstrom, G., Evans, G. W., de Graaf, J., Grobbee, D. E., Hedblad, B., Hofman, A., Holewijn, S., Ikeda, A., Kavousi, M., Kitagawa, K., Kitamura, A., Ikram, M. A., Lonn, E. M., Lorenz, M. W., ... den Ruijter, H. M. (2014). Common Carotid Intima-Media Thickness Measurements Do Not Improve Cardiovascular Risk Prediction in Individuals With Elevated Blood Pressure The USE-IMT Collaboration. Hypertension, 63(6), 1173-1181. https://doi.org/10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.113.02683