Funding: The study was supported by a Project Grant from the National Heart Foundation of New Zealand and the Cardiovascular Ultrasound Laboratory has received financial support from the New Zealand Lotteries Board. K. K. P. is the recipient of a postgraduate scholarship from the National Heart Foundation of New Zealand. J. B. S. was supported by the Douglas Goodfellow Medical Research Fellowship, the Auckland Medical Research Foundation and the Green Lane Research and Educational Fund.
Role of echocardiographic left ventricular mass and carotid intima-media thickness in the cardiovascular risk assessment of asymptomatic patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
Article first published online: 14 JUL 2010
© 2011 The Authors. Internal Medicine Journal © 2011 Royal Australasian College of Physicians
Internal Medicine Journal
Volume 41, Issue 5, pages 391–398, May 2011
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Poppe, K. K., Whalley, G. A., Somaratne, J. B., Keelan, S., Bagg, W., Triggs, C. M. and Doughty, R. N. (2011), Role of echocardiographic left ventricular mass and carotid intima-media thickness in the cardiovascular risk assessment of asymptomatic patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Internal Medicine Journal, 41: 391–398. doi: 10.1111/j.1445-5994.2010.02305.x
Conflict of interest: None.
- Issue published online: 23 MAY 2011
- Article first published online: 14 JUL 2010
- Accepted manuscript online: 14 JUL 2010 12:00AM EST
- Received 8 April 2010; accepted 8 June 2010.
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