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Author's Reply: Mean Platelet Volume and Cardiovascular Risk Factors

      We read with interest the comments offered by BEYAN C and BEYAN E on our study that assessed association between MPV and cardiovascular risk factors using cross-sectional data of the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) cohort [
      • Sansanayudh N.
      • Muntham D.
      • Yamwong S.
      • Sritara P.
      • Akrawichien T.
      • Thakkinstian A.
      The association between mean platelet volume and cardiovascular risk factors.
      ].
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