Obesity and its Relation to Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) Incidence


  • Lt Col Md Fakhrul Alam

  • Dr. Israt Jahan

  • Dr. Md. Ataul Hoque

  • Capt Swapnil Kumar Roy

  • Dr. Atia Sharmin Bonna


coronary artery disease (CAD), obesity, high blood pressure


Background: Cardiovascular disease (CAD) has become a global health issue. If you have acute coronary syndrome, you run the risk of dying or being disabled while still in your prime. Objective: The primary goal of this study is to assess the obesity effect and its relation to coronary artery disease (CAD). Method: These data were collected in a cross-sectional research done at a private hospital in the period of January 2019 to January 2020, and all data was recorded systematically in a preformed data sheet and analysed using applicable statistical techniques. Result: In the study male patients were 30% higher than female. Dyslipidaemia and obesity were very much common in 74%, 79% patients. Out of 150 patients 54% male and 46% female belongs to obese group. Conclusion: Individuals with obesity are more likely to develop heart disease in Bangladesh, based on the data we have. According to recent research, the incidence of obesity in cardiovascular illnesses may be higher than previously thought.

How to Cite

Lt Col Md Fakhrul Alam, Dr. Israt Jahan, Dr. Md. Ataul Hoque, Capt Swapnil Kumar Roy, & Dr. Atia Sharmin Bonna. (2021). Obesity and its Relation to Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) Incidence. Global Journal of Medical Research, 21(F6), 31–35. Retrieved from https://medicalresearchjournal.org/index.php/GJMR/article/view/2557

Obesity and its Relation to Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) Incidence