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Using MRI to assess aortic wall thickness in the multiethnic study of atherosclerosis: distribution by race, sex, and age.

Authors
  • Li, Arthur E
  • Kamel, Ihab
  • Rando, Felice
  • Anderson, Melissa
  • Kumbasar, Basak
  • Lima, João A C
  • Bluemke, David A
Type
Published Article
Journal
AJR. American journal of roentgenology
Publication Date
Mar 01, 2004
Volume
182
Issue
3
Pages
593–597
Identifiers
PMID: 14975953
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

MRI is a feasible method to measure aortic wall thickness with high interobserver agreement. Aortic wall thickness increases with age and also varies by race and sex.

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