- arteriosclerosis. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p181
An encyclopedia entry for "arteriosclerosis," which refers to a disease of the arterial vessels, as well as a definition for the term "arteriosclerosis obliterans," is presented.
- Vintage health. Geier, Thom // U.S. News & World Report;11/7/94, Vol. 117 Issue 18, p16
Discusses how researchers have long questioned how the people of Southern France, who consume lots of wine and fat, have a low rate of heart trouble. Report by Horoshige Itakura in the British medical journal, the `Lancet'; Finding that red wine halts the oxidation of a key protein formed in...
- The Trevor Howell lecture age, arterial stiffness and the endothelium. Cockcroft, John R.; Wilkinson, Ian B.; Webb, David J. // Age & Ageing;Dec97 Supplement 4, Vol. 26, p53
Focuses on the development of arterial stiffness as a result of ageing in the human body. Information on the changes which takes place in the arterial pulse; Details on the increased risk of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality with advancing age; Description of the affects of increased...
- atheronecrosis. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p207
A definition of the medical term "atheronecrosis," which refers to necrosis or degeneration accompanying arteriosclerosis, is presented.
- Antibody-induced transplant arteriosclerosis is prevented by graft expression of anti-oxidant and anti-apoptotic genes. Hancock, Wayne W.; Buelow, Roland; Sayegh, Mohamed H.; Turka, Laurence A. // Nature Medicine;Dec98, Vol. 4 Issue 12, p1392
We investigated the pathogenesis of chronic allograft rejection in mouse cardiac allografts. Long-term survival occurred after administration of monoclonal antibody to CD4 or CD40-ligand (CD40L) plus donor cells. Both treatments induced permanent graft survival, but, in contrast to transplants...
- Coffee Drinkers have Clearer Arteries. // Tufts University Health & Nutrition Letter;Jul2015, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p1
The article discusses research published in the journal "Heart" which showed that people drinking three to five cups of coffee a day were 41 percent less likely to exhibit signs of coronary artery calcium than non-coffee drinkers. Topics discussed include coronary artery calcium as a subclinical...
- METABOLIC ENZYMES IN ARTERIOSCLEROSIS. Kask, Endel // Angiology;Jan1962, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p35
Known defects in enzyme activities in arteriosclerosis are reviewed, with emphasis on the arterial wall as a metabolically active organ. The author is of the opinion that such defects are real, as verified by the multiple investigative reports, and that it is likely that at least some of them...
- Symposium on Arteriosclerosis. Hirschhorn, Kurt // Angiology;Jun1959, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p183
Reviews the book "Symposium on Arteriosclerosis."
- CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE. // Annals of Internal Medicine;Jun84, Vol. 100 Issue 6, p934
Reviews the book 'Behavior and Arteriosclerosis,' edited by J. Alan Herd and Stephen M. Weiss.