A Population-Based, Longitudinal Study of Erectile Dysfunction and Future Coronary Artery Disease
- LOX-1, a new marker of risk and prognosis in coronary artery disease? Lubrano, Valter; Balzan, Silvana // Molecular & Cellular Biochemistry;Nov2013, Vol. 383 Issue 1/2, p223
The development of atherosclerosis is caused by the accumulation of lipid, inflammatory cytokine production, and the large amount of inflammatory cells in the arterial wall. It is now established that the presence of oxidized low-density lipoproteins (ox-LDL) has an important role in the...
- Coffee does not contribute to heart disease in women. // Modern Medicine;Jul96, Vol. 64 Issue 7, p46
Presents an abstract on the article `Coffee Consumption and Coronary Heart Disease in Women: A Ten-Year Follow-Up,' by W.C. Willett, M.J. Stampfer et al published in the February 14, 1996 issue of the `Journal of the American Medical Association'.
- High homocysteine, low vitamin B6 are both risk factors for CAD. // Geriatrics;Apr96, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p61
Presents an abstract of the research report `Hyperhomocysteinemia and Low Pyridoxal Phosphate: Common and Independent Reversible Risk Factors for Coronary Artery Disease,' by K. Robinson, E.L. Mayer, et al, as presented in a 1995 issue of `Circulation.'
- Effect of habitual physical activity and physical fitness on coronary heart... Crews, Thad R. // Wellness Perspectives;Winter91, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p13
Reviews literature that defines the benefits of habitual physical activity and physical fitness on coronary heart disease and heart attack in middle-aged adult males. Epidemiological research supporting the hypothesis that physical inactivity and low levels of physical fitness are important...
- Do doctors accurately assess coronary risk in their patients? Preliminary results of the... Grover, Steven A.; Lowensteyn, Iilka // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);4/15/95, Vol. 310 Issue 6985, p975
Evaluates the ability of doctors in primary care to assess risk patients' risk of coronary heart disease. Use of questionnaire survey; Difficulty of assessing coronary risk despite presence of guidelines on targeting patients; Need to develop additional strategies to help doctors assess their...
- Hyperinsulinemia as an Independent Risk Factor for Ischemic Heart Disease. Després, Jean-Pierre; Lamarche, Benoît; Mauriège, Pascale; Cantin, Bernard; Dagenais, Gilles R.; Moorjani, Sital; Lupien, Paul-J. // New England Journal of Medicine;4/11/96, Vol. 334 Issue 15, p952
Background: Prospective studies suggest that hyperinsulinemia may be an important risk factor for ischemic heart disease. However, it has not been determined whether plasma insulin levels are independently related to ischemic heart disease after adjustment for other risk factors, including...
- Hierarchical structure of personality in patients with acute myocardial infarction. Bonaguidi, Franco; Michelassi, Claudio // Psychological Reports;Aug97, Vol. 81 Issue 1, p175
Investigates some of the factors which attribute to the cause of coronary heart disease. Reference to a questionnaire used to conduct studies; Reference to the widespread use of the questionnaire to conduct studies; Findings of studies conducted.
- Many patients with coronary artery disease are ignorant about their risk factors. // Modern Medicine;Jul97, Vol. 65 Issue 7, p55
Presents an abstract of the study `Perceptions of patients with cardiovascular disease about the causes of coronary artery disease,' by J.J. Zerwic, K.B. King, G.S. Wlasowicz et al published in the March-April 1997 issue of `Heart & Lung' journal.
- Low job control and risk of coronary heart disease in Whitehall II (prospective cohort) study. Bosma, Hans; Marmot, Michael G. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);02/22/97, Vol. 314 Issue 7080, p558
Assesses the association between adverse psychosocial characteristics at work and risk of coronary heart disease among male and female civil servants. Assessment of risk of newly reported coronary heart disease in men and women with low job control; Link between low control in the work...