Associations Between C-Reactive Protein, Coronary Artery Calcium, and Cardiovascular Events: Implications for the JUPITER Population From MESA, a Population-Based Cohort Study

Study Questions:

Does coronary artery calcium (CAC) provide additional risk stratification to patients who have a similar risk profile to those subjects enrolled in the JUPITER (Justification for the Use of Statins in Prevention: An Intervention Trial Evaluating Rosuvastatin) study?