Carotid artery stiffness in Behcet's disease


YOLBAŞ S. , GÖZEL N., Dagli M. N. , KOCA S. S. , DÖNDER E.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF RHEUMATOLOGY, vol.4, no.2, pp.122-126, 2017 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 4 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/eurjrheum.2017.160096
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF RHEUMATOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.122-126

Abstract

Objective: Increased carotid arterial stiffness (CAS) is a predictor of subclinical early atherosclerosis as well as carotid intima-media thickness (cIMT). We aimed to determine CAS and cIMT in Behcet's disease (BD).