Age- and gender-specific prevalence of carotid atherosclerosis and its association with metabolic syndrome in Hangzhou, China
Clinical Endocrinology, 04/30/2012
Yin JH et al. – The results indicate that carotid atherosclerosis (CA) and carotid plaque (CP) have become a major public health problem in China. MetS and its components were associated with an increased prevalence of CA and CP.