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Predictors of Common Carotid Artery Intima-Media Thickness and Atherosclerosis in a Sample of Iranian General Population

Kamran Bagheri Lankarani 1 , Fariborz Ghaffarpasand 2 , Mojtaba Mahmoodi 1 , Maryam Dehghankhalili 1 , * , Behnam Honarvar 1 , Mehrzad Lotfi 3 , Nima Zamiri 1 , Sayed Taghi Heydari 4 , Mohammad Kazem Fallahzadeh 1 , Najmeh Maharlouei 1 , Mohammad Saeid Khaksar 5 and Bita Geramizadeh 6
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1 Health Policy Research Centre, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
2 Neuroscience Research Centre, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
3 Department of Radiology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
4 Department of Biostatistics, Jahrom University of Medical Sciences, Jahrom, IR Iran
5 Student Research Committee, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
6 Department of Pathology, Transplant Research Centre, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
Article information
  • Shiraz E-Medical Journal: May 01, 2015, 16 (5); e27906
  • Published Online: May 10, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: February 12, 2015
  • Accepted: February 28, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/semj27906

To Cite: Bagheri Lankarani K, Ghaffarpasand F, Mahmoodi M, Dehghankhalili M, Honarvar B, et al. Predictors of Common Carotid Artery Intima-Media Thickness and Atherosclerosis in a Sample of Iranian General Population, Shiraz E-Med J. 2015 ; 16(5):e27906. doi: 10.17795/semj27906.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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