Now showing items 11-20 of 2019
Extended regimens of the contraceptive vaginal ring versus hormonal oral contraceptives: effects on lipid metabolism
(ELSEVIER SCIENCE INCNEW YORK, 2012)
Background: Combined oral contraceptives used in an extended regimen have been studied because of their potential benefits; however, there have been few publications on extended regimens of contraceptive vaginal rings. The ...
HORMONAL AND METABOLIC STUDY OF A CASE OF ADIPOSIS-DOLOROSA (DERCUMS DISEASE)
(Associação Brasileira de Divulgação Científica (ABRADIC), 2014)
Growth hormone and heart failure: Oxidative stress and energetic metabolism in rats
(Churchill Livingstone, 2008-08-01)
Several evidences point for beneficial effects of growth hormone (GH) in heart failure (HF). Taking into account that HF is related with changes in myocardial oxidative stress and in energy generation from metabolic pathways, ...
E180splice mutation in the growth hormone receptor gene in a Chilean family with growth hormone insensitivity: A probable common mediterranean ancestor
(Freund Publishing House Ltd, 2008)
Mutations in the GH receptor gene have been identified as the cause of growth hormone insensitivity syndrome (GHIS), a rare autosomal recessive disorder. We studied the clinical and biochemical characteristics and the ...
Calorimetry, Morphometry, Oxidative Stress, and Cardiac Metabolic Response to Growth Hormone Treatment in Obese and Aged Rats
(Georg Thieme Verlag Kg, 2011-06-01)
This study investigated the effects of growth hormone therapy on energy expenditure, lipid profile, oxidative stress and cardiac energy metabolism in aging and obesity conditions. Life expectancy is increasing in world ...
Energy Expenditure, Lipid Profile, Oxidative Stress, and Cardiac Energy Metabolism After Growth Hormone Treatment in Obese Young Rats
(Georg Thieme Verlag Kg, 2010-06-01)
Obesity is rampant in modern society and growth hormone (GH) could be useful as adjunct therapy to reduce the obesity-induced cardiovascular damage. To investigate GH effects on obesity, initially 32 male Wistar rats were ...
Triiodothyronine and breast cancer
(Baishideng Publishing Group Inc, 2014-08-10)
The thyroid hormones (THs), triiodothyronine (T3) and thyroxine (T4), are essential for survival; they are involved in the processes of development, growth, and metabolism. In addition to hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism, ...
Hormonal, metabolic and perceptual responses to different resistance training systems
(EDIZIONI MINERVA MEDICA, 2010)
Aim. The purpose of the present study was to compare the effect of different resistance training systems (Multiple-set [MS] and Pyramid [P]) on hormonal, metabolic and perceptual markers of internal load. Methods. Ten ...