Short stature is an independent risk marker for mortality and incident coronary heart disease only in women: a structural relationship?


Onat A., ORNEK E., Can G., CICEK G., MURAT S.

ANADOLU KARDIYOLOJI DERGISI-THE ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.12, no.4, pp.289-297, 2012 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

Objective: We evaluated the associations of short stature with coronary heart disease (CHD) risk or overall mortality, which vary with sex and ethnicity/race.