The 9p21 genetic variant is additive to carotid intima media thickness and plaque in improving coronary heart disease risk prediction in white participants of the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study

Atherosclerosis, 05/09/2012

Addition of 9p21 allele information to carotid intima media thickness and plaque (CIMT–P) minimally improves coronary heart disease (CHD) risk prediction in whites in the ARIC study.

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