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Impact of diabetes mellitus on arterial stiffness in a representative sample of an urban Brazilian population
(BioMed CentralLondon, 2013)
Background Independent of other cardiovascular (CV) risk factors, increased arterial stiffness has been established as a predictor of morbidity and mortality. The main aim of this study was to investigate the impact of ...
Response to Cold Pressor Test Predicts Long-Term Changes in Pulse Wave Velocity in Men
(Oxford Univ PressOxfordInglaterra, 2014)
Conjugated equine estrogen, raloxifene and arterial stiffness in postmenopausal women
(INFORMA HEALTHCARE, 2008)
Methods We analyzed the influence of conjugated equine estrogen (CEE) and raloxifene on arterial stiffness. Sixty-seven healthy, normotensive women 1-10 years into menopause were assigned to receive oral placebo, conjugated ...
Glycemic control and arterial stiffness in a Brazilian rural population: Baependi Heart Study
(BioMed Central, 2015)
Abstract Background Increased arterial stiffness predicts morbidity and mortality, independently of other cardiovascular risk factors, and glycemic control impairments are ...
Disfunção arterial como possível mecanismo de agressão cardíaca em pacientes com diabetes mellitus tipo II. Estudo Doppler-ecocardiográfico
(Sociedade Brasileira de Cardiologia (SBC), 1997-09-01)
OBJETIVO: Avaliar a estrutura e função do ventrículo esquerdo (VE) e a rigidez arterial em portadores de diabetes mellitus tipo II. MÉTODOS: Foram estudados 13 doentes diabéticos de ambos os sexos (55±8 anos) sem outras ...
Assessment of arterial stiffness by 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in nocturnal hypertensive or normotensive subjects
Background: Nocturnal hypertension, male gender, age and arterial stiffness are important risk factors for cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. The objective of this study was to assess arterial stiffness in nocturnal ...
Effects of continuous vs. interval exercise training on blood pressure and arterial stiffness in treated hypertension
(NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP, 2010)
Exercise is an effective intervention for treating hypertension and arterial stiffness, but little is known about which exercise modality is the most effective in reducing arterial stiffness and blood pressure in hypertensive ...