The carotid artery wall thickness in teenagers is related to their diet and the typical risk factors of heart disease among adults

Atherosclerosis. 2000 Sep;152(1):265-6. doi: 10.1016/s0021-9150(00)00532-3.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Clinical Trial
  • Comparative Study
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Age Factors
  • Carotid Arteries / diagnostic imaging*
  • Carotid Arteries / pathology*
  • Cholesterol, HDL / blood
  • Cholesterol, LDL / blood
  • Coronary Artery Disease / epidemiology
  • Coronary Artery Disease / etiology*
  • Dietary Fats / adverse effects*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Risk Factors
  • Sensitivity and Specificity
  • Tunica Intima / diagnostic imaging
  • Tunica Intima / pathology
  • Ultrasonography

Substances

  • Cholesterol, HDL
  • Cholesterol, LDL
  • Dietary Fats