Risk of cardiovascular events in patients with metabolic syndrome: Results of a population-based prospective cohort study (PURE Turkey)


OĞUZ A. , Kilickap M., Gulec S., Altuntas Y., KARŞIDAĞ K., Temizhan A., ...More

ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.24, no.3, pp.192-200, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.14744/anatoljcardiol.2020.27227
  • Title of Journal : ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.192-200

Abstract

Objective: Metabolic syndrome (MetS) includes several cardiovascular (CV) risk factors. This study aimed to assess CV risk of MetS, contribution of its components to the risk, and whether MetS provides additional risk beyond its components.