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Twenty-year predictors of peripheral arterial disease (PAD) compared with coronary heart disease (CHD) in the Scottish heart health extended cohort (SHHEC)

Abstract:

Background
Coronary heart disease (CHD) and peripheral arterial disease (PAD) affect different vascular territories. Supplementing baseline findings with assays from stored serum, we compared their twenty-year predictors.

Methods and Results
Recruited randomly across Scotland 1984-1995 and followed through 2009 for death and hospital diagnoses, of 15 737 disease-free men and women aged 30-75y, 3098 developed CHD (19.7%), and 499 PAD (3.2%). Hazard ratios (HRs) for 45 vari...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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10.1161/JAHA.117.005967

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, George Institute for Global Health
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, George Institute for Global Health
Role:
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Scottish Health Department Chief Scientist Organization More from this funder
British Heart Foundation More from this funder
FP Fleming Trust More from this funder
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Grant:
(FP7/2007-2013) HEALTH-F4-2007-2014113, ENGAGE; HEALTH-F3-2010-242244, CHANCES; HEALTH –F2-2011-278913
Publisher:
Wiley Open Access Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of the American Heart Association Journal website
Volume:
6
Issue:
9
Pages:
e005967
Publication date:
2017-09-18
Acceptance date:
2017-07-01
DOI:
EISSN:
2047-9980
Pubs id:
pubs:702020
URN:
uri:6afe3f95-0e73-421d-8aea-8f68d8fd1002
UUID:
uuid:6afe3f95-0e73-421d-8aea-8f68d8fd1002
Local pid:
pubs:702020
Paper number:
9

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