Lipoprotein(a) is associated with coronary heart disease independent of metabolic syndrome

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ONAT A., Hergenc G., Oezhan H., KAYA Z., Bulur S., AYHAN E., ...More

CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE, vol.19, no.3, pp.125-131, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 19 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/mca.0b013e3282f399cf
  • Title of Journal : CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE
  • Page Numbers: pp.125-131
  • Keywords: coronary heart disease, insulin resistance, lipoprotein(a), metabolic syndrome, SERUM LIPOPROTEIN(A), LP(A) CONCENTRATIONS, INSULIN-RESISTANCE, RISK-FACTOR, APOLIPOPROTEIN(A), POPULATION, PHENOTYPES, AMERICANS, LIPIDS


Aim To assess (i) the association between lipoprotein(a) [Lp(a)] with the likelihood of coronary heart disease and metabolic syndrome (MS) and (ii) its covariates in Turkish adults.