Gupta DK, Skali H, Claggett B, Kasabov R, Cheng S, Shah AM, Loehr LR, Heiss G, Nambi V, Aguilar D, Wruck LM, Matsushita K, Folsom AR, Rosamond WD, Solomon SD. Heart failure risk across the spectrum of ankle-brachial index: the ARIC study (Atherosclerosis Risk In Communities). JACC. Heart failure. 2014 Oct;2(2). 447-54. PMID: 25194293 [PubMed] PMCID: PMC4194157 NIHMSID: NIHMS617594.
The aim of this study was to describe the relationship between ankle brachial index (ABI) and the risk for heart failure (HF).