Carotid intima-medial thickness in National Football League players as an index of cardiovascular disease risk

J Am Coll Cardiol. 2012 Feb 14;59(7):699-700. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2011.10.884.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Comparative Study
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Athletes*
  • Cardiovascular Diseases / diagnostic imaging*
  • Cardiovascular Diseases / mortality
  • Carotid Artery, Common / diagnostic imaging*
  • Football* / trends
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Tunica Intima / diagnostic imaging*
  • Ultrasonography