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Vol 26, No 6 (2019)
Brief communication — Clinical cardiology
Published online: 2020-01-20
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Computed tomographic quantification of periaortic adipose tissue volume as a correlate of cardiovascular disease

Nathan Robbins, Edmond A. Hooker, Kim W. Hart, Sangita Kapur, Andra Blomkalns
DOI: 10.5603/CJ.2019.0119
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Pubmed: 31970740
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Cardiol J 2019;26(6):802-804.

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Vol 26, No 6 (2019)
Brief communication — Clinical cardiology
Published online: 2020-01-20

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Keywords

computed tomography, perivascular adipose tissue, cardiovascular disease

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Title

Computed tomographic quantification of periaortic adipose tissue volume as a correlate of cardiovascular disease

Journal

Cardiology Journal

Issue

Vol 26, No 6 (2019)

Pages

802-804

Published online

2020-01-20

DOI

10.5603/CJ.2019.0119

Pubmed

31970740

Bibliographic record

Cardiol J 2019;26(6):802-804.

Keywords

computed tomography
perivascular adipose tissue
cardiovascular disease

Authors

Nathan Robbins
Edmond A. Hooker
Kim W. Hart
Sangita Kapur
Andra Blomkalns

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