The Association of Fetuin-A With Cardiovascular Disease Mortality in Older Community-Dwelling Adults: The Rancho Bernardo Study

Study Questions:

Fetuin-A is a circulating inhibitor of calcium deposition in the vasculature, and of insulin action in muscle and fat, and may be involved in the pathogenesis of cardiovascular disease (CVD). What is the association of fetuin-A levels with CVD mortality?