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Research & Reviews  107 results

Intracranial Hemorrhage in the TST Trial.
Stroke Amarenco P, Kim JS et. al.

Dec 30th, 2021 - Although statins are effective in secondary prevention of ischemic stroke, they are also associated with an increase risk of intracranial hemorrhage (ICH) in certain conditions. In the TST trial (Treat Stroke to Target), we prespecified an explora...

Circulating ANGPTL3 and ANGPTL4 levels predict coronary artery atherosclerosis severity.
Lipids in Health and Disease; Sun T, Zhan W et. al.

Nov 8th, 2021 - We investigated the role of ANGPTL3 and ANGPTL4 in atherosclerosis development and determined whether plasma concentrations of ANGPTL3 and ANGPTL4 are related to the degree of coronary stenosis. A total of 305 consecutive patients with angina who ...

Association between coronary artery vitamin D receptor expression and select systemic r...
Climacteric : the Journal of the International Menopause ... Nudy M, Xie R et. al.

Oct 26th, 2021 - The aim of this study is to analyze the association between coronary artery vitamin D receptor (VDR) expression and systemic coronary artery atherosclerosis (CAA) risk factors. Female cynomolgus monkeys (n = 39) consumed atherogenic diets containi...

Prevalence of Subclinical Coronary Artery Atherosclerosis in the General Population.
Circulation Bergström G, Persson M et. al.

Sep 21st, 2021 - Early detection of coronary atherosclerosis using coronary computed tomography angiography (CCTA), in addition to coronary artery calcification (CAC) scoring, may help inform prevention strategies. We used CCTA to determine the prevalence, severit...

Cardiac adiposity as a modulator of cardiovascular disease in HIV.
HIV Medicine; Bonou M, Kapelios CJ et. al.

Sep 14th, 2021 - With the number of people living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) steadily increasing, cardiovascular disease has emerged as a leading cause of non-HIV related mortality. People living with HIV (PLWH) appear to be at increased risk of coron...

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Epidemiological Tool To Detect Angina Pectoris in Blacks

Feb 18th, 2016 - BACKGROUND: Angina pectoris is often considered a manifestation of coronary artery atherosclerosis that is associated with an increased mortality risk. Overall, coronary heart disease is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in United State...

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News  15 results

Safety Update on Blood Monitoring of Antipsychotic Medications

Aug 28th, 2020 - The Medicines Health Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has issued a safety update on blood monitoring in patients being treated with antipsychotic medications, after coroners raised concerns about two deaths. The MHRA says it has received two separate repo...

Fast Five Quiz: Coronary Artery Atherosclerosis

Nov 11th, 2019 - Answer 2/5 Which of the following is most accurate regarding the presentation and physical examination of patients with coronary artery atherosclerosis? Your peers chose: High or low blood pressure may be noted in patients with atherosclerosis, an...

Fast Five Quiz: Coronary Artery Atherosclerosis

Nov 11th, 2019 - Coronary angiography was the first available in vivo assessment of the coronary arteries. In this technique, an iodinated contrast agent is injected through a catheter placed at the ostium of the coronaries. The contrast agent is then visualized t...

Fast Five Quiz: Coronary Artery Atherosclerosis

Nov 11th, 2019 - Coronary artery atherosclerosis contributes to the leading cause of death worldwide. It is the principal cause of coronary artery disease (CAD), in which atherosclerotic changes are present within the walls of the coronary arteries. Plaque rupture...

Too much, too little sleep linked to atherosclerosis
M. Alexander Otto

Jan 14th, 2019 - Too little and too much sleep, along with fragmented sleep, were independently linked with increased subclinical, noncardiac atherosclerotic plaque in healthy middle-aged men and women in a Spanish investigation of bank employees. Wavebreak Media/.

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