Assessment of atherosclerosis in obese adolescents: Positive correlation of mean platelet volume and carotid intima media thickness


Arslan N., Makay B., Hizli S., KOÇYİĞİT A. , Demircioglu F., Tuncel A. S. , ...More

JOURNAL OF PAEDIATRICS AND CHILD HEALTH, vol.49, no.11, pp.963-968, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 49 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/jpc.12301
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PAEDIATRICS AND CHILD HEALTH
  • Page Numbers: pp.963-968

Abstract

Aims: This study aims to assess the correlation of mean platelet volume (MPV) and common carotid artery (CCA) thickness in a population of obese adolescents.