Epicardial adipose tissue volume as a predictor for coronary artery disease in diabetic, impaired fasting glucose, and non-diabetic patients presenting with chest pain

Mathijs O. Versteylen, Richard A. P. Takx, Ivo A. P. G. Joosen, Patricia J. Nelemans, Marco Das, Harry J. G. M. Crijns, Leonard Hofstra, Tim Leiner*

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)517-523
JournalEuropean Heart Journal Cardiovascular Imaging
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2012


  • Epicardial adipose tissue
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Impaired glucose tolerance
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Cardiac computed tomographic angiography

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