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nightsurfer on 2009-11-21Prevalence and correlates of subclinical atherosclerosis in Alaska Eskimos: the GOCADAN study.
Cutchins A, Roman MJ, Devereux RB, Ebbesson SO, Umans JG, Zhu J, Weissman NJ, Howard BV.
Stroke. 2008 Nov;39(11):3079-82. Epub 2008 Jul 10.
Conclusions— Alaska Eskimos have similar traditional risk factors for carotid atherosclerosis as other ethnic and racial populations but have higher prevalences of atherosclerosis, possibly attributable to higher rates of smoking.