Psychological, social and biological determinants of ill health (pSoBid): study protocol of a population-based study
- Independent Nurse: Mentally ill should be screened for CHD. // GP: General Practitioner;3/17/2006, p68
The article presents information on a research on coronary heart disease (CHD). Patients with severe mental illness should be screened for CHD, researchers in Great Britain have concluded. Those with severe mental illness were almost twice as likely to have a raised 10-year CHD risk compared...
- Mental illness reduces life expectancy, research finds. Parish, Colin // Mental Health Practice;Jul2011, Vol. 14 Issue 10, p5
The article discusses findings of a study which revealed that mental illness can shorten life expectancy. Mental illnesses covered in the study included schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, bipolar disorder and depressive psychosis. The significant components of the difference in mortality...
- Mental distress and social conditions and lifestyle in northern Norway. Hansen, Vidje; Jacobsen, Bjarne K. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);7/8/89, Vol. 298 Issue 6691, p85
Investigates the mental distress and social conditions and lifestyle in northern Norway. Survey of risk factors for coronary heart disease; Indication of symptoms of mental distress; Association of mental distress with marital state and financial situation of family during childhood.
- Coronary artery disease in people with diabetes: Diagnostic and risk factor evaluation. Cooper, Stephanie; Caldwell, James H. // Clinical Diabetes;1999, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p58
Examines the diagnostic and risk factor evaluation of coronary artery disease in people with diabetes. Development of heart failure; Silent ischemia; Cardiac stress testing; Risk stratification of diabetic patients; Role of diabetic autonomic neuropathy in increasing the risk from...
- Point: Diabetic Patients and Coronary Calcium. Budoff, Matthew J. // Diabetes Care;Feb2003, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p541
Focuses on the coronary calcium of diabetic patients. Need for risk stratification in individuals with diabetes; Tracking of efficacy of therapy.
- Counterpoint: Do People With Diabetes Benefit From Coronary Calcium Scans? Detrano, Robert // Diabetes Care;Feb2003, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p543
Focuses on whether people with diabetes benefit from coronary calcium scans. Identification of the population with the underlying pathology; Use of test-guided interventions.
- Guidance imposes requirements. Garber, Alan J. // Endocrine Today;1/10/2009, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p3
The article discusses the guidance issued by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to quantify coronary heart disease risk and a means to evaluate it in diabetes products.
- Beta blockers in diabetics with coronary artery disease. // American Family Physician;10/1/1996, Vol. 54 Issue 5, p1747
Presents a summary of the article `Usefulness of beta-blocker therapy in patients with non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus and coronary artery disease,' by M. Jonas and others, from the American Journal of Cardiology dated 1996.
- TipificaciÃ³n del sÃntoma dolor torÃ¡cico tipo isquÃ©mico en la mujer, a la luz de la teorÃa de los sÃntomas desagradables. Castro, Luis Alberto Cortés // Avances en Enfermeria;jul-dic2007, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p76
Coronary heart disease is the first cause of mortality among Colombia's female population (i) and constitutes a health problem that implies deterioration of the quality of life of this group. The objective of this study was to categorize the ischemic thoracic pain in women in light of the theory...