Obesity paradox in patients with aortic valve stenosis. Protective effect of body mass index independently of age, disease severity, treatment modality and non-cardiac comorbidities

Andrea Rossi, Nicola Gaibazzi, Giuseppe Bellelli, Stefano Nistri, Mariantonietta Cicoira, Giovanni Cioffi, Giacomo Faden, Pier Luigi Temporelli, Pompilio Faggiano

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1441-1443
Number of pages3
JournalInternational Journal of Cardiology
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Oct 20 2014


  • Aortic stenosis
  • Body mass index
  • Outcome

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Medicine(all)

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