JAPANESE HEART JOURNAL, vol.43, no.3, pp.219-230, 2002 (SCI-Expanded)
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JAPANESE HEART JOURNAL
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
color Doppler tissue imaging, aortic stiffness, CAD, HETEROZYGOUS FAMILIAL HYPERCHOLESTEROLEMIA, PRESSURE-DIAMETER RELATION, PULSE PRESSURE, DISTENSIBILITY ABNORMALITIES, HYPERTENSIVE PATIENTS, YOUNG-PATIENTS, RISK FACTOR, STIFFNESS, ATHEROSCLEROSIS
Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University Affiliated:
We hypothesized that the change in aortic elastic properties could directly be shown with color Doppler tissue imaging (CDTI), that these findings could be related to aortic stiffness and distensibility and that, through these, coronary artery disease (CAD) could be predicted.