Pregnancy-associated plasma protein A predicts adverse vascular events in patients with coronary heart disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

TitlePregnancy-associated plasma protein A predicts adverse vascular events in patients with coronary heart disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsLi Y, Zhou C, Zhou X, Li L, Hui R
JournalArchives of medical science : AMS
Volume9
Issue3
Pagination389-97
Date Published2013 Jun 20
Abstract

Prospective studies about the association between elevated circulating pregnancy-associated plasma protein A (PAPP-A) and adverse vascular events in patients with coronary heart diseases (CHD) are inconsistent. We performed a meta-analysis to clarify this issue.

DOI10.1155/2013/859763
Alternate JournalArch Med Sci