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Plasma fibrinogen level and the risk of major cardiovascular diseases and nonvascular mortality: an individual participant meta-analysis.

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CONTEXT: Plasma fibrinogen levels may be associated with the risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) and stroke. OBJECTIVE: To assess the relationships of fibrinogen levels with risk of major vascular and with risk of nonvascular outcomes based on individual participant data. DATA SOURCES: Relevant studies were identified by computer-assisted searches, hand searches of reference lists, and personal communication with relevant investigators. STUDY SELECTION: All identified prospective studies wer...

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10.1001/jama.294.14.1799

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Journal:
JAMA
Volume:
294
Issue:
14
Pages:
1799-1809
Publication date:
2005-10-01
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EISSN:
1538-3598
ISSN:
0098-7484
Source identifiers:
33259
Language:
English
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pubs:33259
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uuid:9b3eada6-2b46-4322-b893-99f19742ba78
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pubs:33259
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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