J Cardiovasc Thorac Res. 2014;6(4): 235-239. doi: 10.15171/jcvtr.2014.018
PMID: 25610555        PMCID: PMC4291602

Original Article

Epicardial and Pericardial Fat Volume Correlate with the Severity of Coronary Artery Stenosis


Cited by CrossRef: 6


1- Diaz-Zamudio M, Dey D, LaBounty T, Nelson M, Fan Z, Szczepaniak L, Hsieh B, Rajani R, Berman D, Li D, Dharmakumar R, Hardy W, Conte A. Increased pericardial fat accumulation is associated with increased intramyocardial lipid content and duration of highly active antiretroviral therapy exposure in patients infected with human immunodeficiency virus: a 3T cardiovascular magnetic resonance feasibility study. J Cardiovasc Magn Reson. 2015;17(1) [Crossref]
2- González N, Moreno-Villegas Z, González-Bris A, Egido J, Lorenzo Ó. Regulation of visceral and epicardial adipose tissue for preventing cardiovascular injuries associated to obesity and diabetes. Cardiovasc Diabetol. 2017;16(1) [Crossref]
3- Nakayama A. Do the Roles of Fats from Different Depots Differ in the Coronary Artery?. Int Heart J. 2018;59(4):671 [Crossref]
4- Khurana R, Yadav A, Buxi T, Sawhney J, Rawat K, Ghuman S. Correlation of epicardial fat quantification with severity of coronary artery disease: A study in Indian population. Indian Heart Journal. 2018;70:S140 [Crossref]
5- Shehata S, Zaiton F, Warda M. Role of MDCT in evaluation of epicardial fat volume as an independent risk factor for coronary atherosclerosis. The Egyptian Journal of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine. 2018;49(2):329 [Crossref]
6- Tam W, Lin Y, Chan W, Huang J, Hsieh M, Chen S, Chen Y. Pericardial Fat Is Associated With the Risk of Ventricular Arrhythmia in Asian Patients. Circ J. 2016;80(8):1726 [Crossref]
7- Kitterer D, Latus J, Henes J, Birkmeier S, Backes M, Braun N, Sechtem U, Dominik Alscher M, Mahrholdt H, Greulich S. Impact of long-term steroid therapy on epicardial and pericardial fat deposition: a cardiac MRI study. Cardiovasc Diabetol. 2015;14(1) [Crossref]
8- Austys D, Bulotaitė E, Valevičienė N, Stukas R. Epikardinio riebalinio audinio tūrio bei storio skirtumai tarp patyrusių miokardo infarktą ir širdies bei kraujagyslių ligomis nesiskundžiančių asmenų. Health Sciences. 2015;25(3):41 [Crossref]
9- Aksu U, Gulcu O, Bilgi Z, Topcu S, Sevimli S, Bayram E, Tanboğa I. The association of the Syntax score II with carotid intima media thickness and epicardial fat tissue. Indian Heart Journal. 2017;69(6):752 [Crossref]
10- Iantorno M, Soleimanifard S, Schär M, Brown T, Bonanno G, Barditch-Crovo P, Mathews L, Lai S, Gerstenblith G, Weiss R, Hays A. Regional coronary endothelial dysfunction is related to the degree of local epicardial fat in people with HIV. Atherosclerosis. 2018;278:7 [Crossref]