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Ridker PM, Buring JE, Shih J, Matias M, Hennekens CH

Prospective study of C-reactive protein and the risk of future cardiovascular events among apparently healthy women

Circulation (Aug) 98:731-733 1998

This paper is not yet in PubMed. The abstract should be retreivable there after September 1, 1998. In the meantime, a press release from the American Heart Association describing the findings is available from the AHA On-Line site at this link.

Dr. Ridker published similar findings in men in Circulation in May of 1998. The abstract of that paper is available from the National Library of Medicine's PubMed site: click here .