Table 7

Correlation between the Coronary Artery Calcification Score (CACS) and the presence of unilateral or bilateral carotid plaques in 95 patients with rheumatoid arthritis

CACSCarotid plaques
NoUnilateralBilateral
0171211
1–10091415
101–400018
>400017
  • Goodman–Kruskal γ test=0.5644; p<0.001.