Plasma fibronectin level and its association with coronary artery disease and carotid intima-media thickness


Orem C., Durmus I., Kilinc K., Baykan M., Gokce M. , Orem A. , ...More

CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE, vol.14, no.3, pp.219-224, 2003 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 14 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/00019501-200305000-00005
  • Title of Journal : CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE
  • Page Numbers: pp.219-224

Abstract

Background The exact relation of fibronectin with coronary atherosclerosis is unknown. The aim of the present study was to examine the association of fibronectin level with presence and extent of coronary artery disease (CAD) and intima-media thickness (IMT) of common carotid artery (CCA).