Chapter 18. Clinical Integration of C-Reactive Protein for Primary and Secondary Risk Factor Stratification

  1. Jesse E. Adams MD, FACC1,
  2. Fred Apple PhD2 and
  3. Allan S. Jaffe MD3
  1. Jesse E. Adams

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470691984.ch18

Markers in Cardiology: A Case-Oriented Approach

Markers in Cardiology: A Case-Oriented Approach

How to Cite

Adams, J. E. (2008) Clinical Integration of C-Reactive Protein for Primary and Secondary Risk Factor Stratification, in Markers in Cardiology: A Case-Oriented Approach (eds J. E. Adams, F. Apple and A. S. Jaffe), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470691984.ch18

Editor Information

  1. 1

    University of Louisville, Division of Cardiology 100 Mallard Creek, Louisville, KY 40202, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Hennepin County Medical Center and University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis, MN, USA

  3. 3

    Cardiovascular Division and Cardiovascular Research, Institute and Division of Laboratory Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Medical School, Rochester, Minnesota, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 30 JUL 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405134187

Online ISBN: 9780470691984

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Keywords:

  • risk factor stratification;
  • hypertension;
  • tobacco abuse;
  • cardiovascular disease;
  • diabetes mellitus

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Case 1

  • Case 2

  • Case 3

  • Case 4

  • Case 5

  • References