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Coronary artery occlusion and alcohol intake.
  1. J J Barboriak,
  2. A A Rimm,
  3. A J Anderson,
  4. M Schmidhoffer,
  5. F E Tristani

    Abstract

    A group of over 900 patients who underwent coronary arteriography were asked about their alcohol intake. The patients who were abstainers or consumed less than an equivalent of 180 ml absolute alcohol per week had higher coronary artery occlusion scores than the group consuming more than that amount, though the latter group smoked more and had higher plasma triglyceride levels.

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