The relationship between body size and cardiovascular events is complex. This study utilized the ADVANCE (Assessing Diagnostic Value of Noninvasive FFRCT in Coronary Care) Registry to investigate the association between body mass index (BMI), coronary artery disease (CAD), and clinical outcomes.
Reference: Influence of Obesity on Coronary Artery Disease and Clinical Outcomes in the ADVANCE Registry.
Lowenstern A, Ng N, Takagi H, Rymer JA, Koweek LM, Douglas PS, Duran JM, Rabbat M, Pontone G, Fairbairn T, Chinnaiyan K, Berman DS, De Bruyne B, Bax JJ, Akasaka T, Amano T, Nieman K, Rogers C, Kitabata H, Sand NPR, Kawasaki T, Mullen S, Matsuo H, Norgaard BL, Patel MR, Leipsic J, Daubert MA. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2023 May;16(5):e014850.