Biomarkers of Vascular Inflammation for Cardiovascular Risk Prognostication: A Meta-Analysis
Measurement of biomarkers of vascular inflammation is advocated for the risk stratification for coronary heart disease (CHD). The purpose of this study was to systematically explore the added value of biomarkers of vascular inflammation for cardiovascular prognostication on top of clinical risk factors.
Inflammation and cholesterol as predictors of cardiovascular events among patients receiving statin therapy
In these contemporary data from 31 245 patients who are receiving statin therapy, residual inflammatory risk appears to be more…
Pericoronary Adipose Tissue as a Marker of Cardiovascular Risk
JACC Review Topic of the Week. In this review the authors aim to summarize the role of PCAT in cardiac…