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Research & Reviews  4,704 results

Factors Associated with Colorectal Polyps in Middle-Aged and Elderly Populations.
https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph19127543
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Loke SS, Chuah SK

Jun 25th, 2022 - Colorectal polyps are the precursor lesions of most colorectal cancers. This study aimed to evaluate associations between bone mineral density (BMD), metabolic syndrome (MetS), and gastrointestinal diseases with colorectal polyps in middle-aged an...

Comparative study on the performance of different classification algorithms, combined w...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0269713
PloS One; Albuquerque J, Medeiros AM et. al.

Jun 25th, 2022 - Familial Hypercholesterolemia (FH) is an inherited disorder of cholesterol metabolism. Current criteria for FH diagnosis, like Simon Broome (SB) criteria, lead to high false positive rates. The aim of this work was to explore alternative classific...

Cardiovascular Evaluation of Patients With High Cholesterol and Normal Volunteers
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00001204

Jun 24th, 2022 - Familial hypercholesterolemia is an autosomal co-dominant disorder resulting in abnormal LDL receptor function, profoundly elevated concentrations of low density lipoproteins, accelerated atherosclerosis and death by early adulthood. This disease ...

Equitable Implement Cascade Screening in Individuals With Familial Hypercholesterolemia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05430191

Jun 24th, 2022 - Aim 1. engage in interviews with patients with high cholesterol and/or FH, family members, and clinicians to identify common barriers and facilitators for individuals to engage in cascade screening. These activities will occur in the first 6 month...

Lipidomic profiling analysis of human plasma from subjects with hypercholesterolemia to...
https://doi.org/10.1039/d1fo04010c
Food & Function; Lee H, Jang SY et. al.

Jun 24th, 2022 - Yellow yeast rice (YYR) is a Korean functional food fermented with Aspergillus terreus and contains monacolin K, a cholesterol-lowering ingredient. However, the effects of YYR on lipid metabolism alterations have not been reported until now. In th...

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Guidelines  7 results

The 2021 European Group on Graves' orbitopathy (EUGOGO) clinical practice guidelines fo...
https://doi.org/10.1530/EJE-21-0479
European Journal of Endocrinology; Bartalena L, Kahaly GJ et. al.

Jul 24th, 2021 - Graves' orbitopathy (GO) is the main extrathyroidal manifestation of Graves' disease (GD). Choice of treatment should be based on the assessment of clinical activity and severity of GO. Early referral to specialized centers is fundamental for most...

Canadian Cardiovascular Society Position Statement on Familial Hypercholesterolemia: Up...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2018.09.005
The Canadian Journal of Cardiology; Brunham LR, Ruel I et. al.

Dec 12th, 2018 - Familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) is the most common monogenic disorder causing premature atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease. It affects 1 in 250 individuals worldwide, and of the approximately 145,000 Canadians estimated to have FH, most are...

Joint position statement on "Nutraceuticals for the treatment of hypercholesterolemia" ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.numecd.2016.11.122
Nutrition, Metabolism, and Cardiovascular Diseases : NMCD; Pirro M, Vetrani C et. al.

Dec 14th, 2016 - Evidence showed that LDL-cholesterol lowering is associated with a significant cardiovascular risk reduction. The initial therapeutic approach to hypercholesterolemia includes dietary modifications but the compliance to recommendations is often in...

Screening for Lipid Disorders in Children and Adolescents: US Preventive Services Task ...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2016.9852
JAMA , Bibbins-Domingo K et. al.

Aug 18th, 2016 - Elevations in levels of total, low-density lipoprotein, and non-high-density lipoprotein cholesterol; lower levels of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol; and, to a lesser extent, elevated triglyceride levels are associated with risk of cardiovas...

Screening for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: Clinical Summary of USPSTF Recommendation
https://allmedx.com/USPSTFPDF/abdomansumm.pdf

Jun 17th, 2014 - SCREENING FOR ABDOMINAL AORTIC ANEURYSM CLINICAL SUMMARY OF U.S. PREVENTIVE SERVICES TASK FORCE RECOMMENDATION Population Men ages 65 to 75 years who have ever smoked* Men ages 65 to 75 years who have never smoked Women ages 65 t...

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Drugs  1,023 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  718 results

Equitable Implement Cascade Screening in Individuals With Familial Hypercholesterolemia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05430191

Jun 24th, 2022 - Aim 1. engage in interviews with patients with high cholesterol and/or FH, family members, and clinicians to identify common barriers and facilitators for individuals to engage in cascade screening. These activities will occur in the first 6 month...

Cardiovascular Evaluation of Patients With High Cholesterol and Normal Volunteers
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00001204

Jun 24th, 2022 - Familial hypercholesterolemia is an autosomal co-dominant disorder resulting in abnormal LDL receptor function, profoundly elevated concentrations of low density lipoproteins, accelerated atherosclerosis and death by early adulthood. This disease ...

Study to Evaluate Efficacy and Safety of Inclisiran in Adolescents With Heterozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04652726

Jun 22nd, 2022 - This is a two-part (1 year double-blind inclisiran versus placebo / 1 year open-label inclisiran) multicenter study designed to evaluate safety, tolerability, and efficacy of inclisiran in adolescents with heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemi...

A Study of the Efficacy and Safety of MK-0616 (Oral PCSK9 Inhibitor) in Adults With Hypercholesterolemia (MK-0616-008)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05261126

Jun 16th, 2022 - The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of MK-0616, an oral PCSK9 inhibitor, in lowering low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) in participants with hypercholesterolemia. The primary hypothesis is that at least one of...

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News  917 results

Upadacitinib Recommended for Nonradiographic AxSpA in Europe
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/976301

Jun 28th, 2022 - Upadacitinib may soon be used for the treatment of nonradiographic axial spondyloarthritis (nr-axSpA) after the European Medicines Agency's Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use gave it its stamp of approval last week. AbbVie, the drug's ...

Finding ‘bright lights’: Why family physician continues to love practicing mid-career
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/254770/preventive-care/finding-bright-lights-why-family-physician-continues
MDedge Family Medicine; Angie Neison, MD

May 19th, 2022 - A few years ago I tracked down my medical school interviewer to thank him for giving me the opportunity to do what I felt I was called to do. I was surprised that, after 15 years, he actually remembered me and remembered details like walking to th.

Managing TIA: Early action and essential risk-reduction steps
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/254459/preventive-care/managing-tia-early-action-and-essential-risk-reduction
MDedge Family Medicine; Kristen Rundell, MD, Shalina Nair, MD, MBA

May 10th, 2022 - As many as 240,000 people per year in the United States experience a transient ischemic attack (TIA),1,2 which is now defined by the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association as a “transient episode of neurological dysfunction cau.

New HIV Care Guidelines From the European AIDS Clinical Society
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/973524

May 5th, 2022 - Version 11.0 of the 2021 revised European AIDS Clinical Society (EACS) Guidelines updates all aspects of HIV care and adds recommendations on COVID-19 and antiretroviral treatment (ART) in children and adolescents, the guidelines authors report in...

Seven Factors Account for 85% of Acute MI Risk in Young Americans
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/98522

May 3rd, 2022 - Seven risk factors, some modifiable and some not, accounted for the vast majority of risk for first-time acute myocardial infarction (MI) in young adults, according to a case-control study. The seven factors -- diabetes, depression, hypertension, ...

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Patient Education  8 results see all →