Association between obesity and severity of coronary artery disease at the time of acute myocardial infarction: Another piece of the puzzle in the "obesity paradox"

B. Cepeda-Valery, K. Chaudhry, L. Slipczuk, G. S. Pressman, V. M. Figueredo, C. J. Lavie, D. L. Morris, A. Romero-Corral

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19 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)247-249
Number of pages3
JournalInternational Journal of Cardiology
Issue number1
StatePublished - Sep 2014
Externally publishedYes


  • Coronary artery disease
  • Obesity
  • Obesity paradox
  • Syntax score

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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