Plasma metals and cardiovascular disease in patients with type 2 diabetes.

Affiliation

Department of Occupational and Environmental Health and State Key Laboratory of Environmental Health for Incubating, School of Public Health, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, Hubei, China. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Metals exposure from natural environment and pollution have been linked to cardiovascular disease (CVD). However, whether associations existing between plasma multiple metals and incident cardiovascular disease in patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D) is unknown.

Keywords

Cardiovascular disease,Plasma metal,Prospective cohort study,Type 2 diabetes,

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