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Psoriasis and cardiovascular risk: Immune-mediated crosstalk between metabolic, vascular and autoimmune inflammation
Introduction and background In the last few years, a substantial body of evidence indicates that cutaneous psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis patients are at higher risk of developing cardiovascular disease. However, ...
Global Shifts in Cardiovascular Disease, the Epidemiologic Transition, and Other Contributing Factors: Toward a New Practice of Global Health Cardiology
One of the major drivers of change in the practice of cardiology is population change. This article discusses the current debate about epidemiologic transition paired with other ongoing transitions with direct relevance ...
ASSOCIAÇÃO ENTRE RISCO CARDIOVASCULAR E CONTROLE AUTONÔMICO CARDÍACO EM PORTADORES DE HIV
(Universidade Federal de Santa MariaBRMedicinaUFSMPrograma de Pós-Graduação em Ciências da Saúde, 2015-07-30)
Introduction: The increase of cardiovascular disease risk has been demonstrated in subjects with HIV infection. The dysfunction in the regulation of the autonomic system has been identified as a mechanism underlying to ...
Cardiovascular and diabetes risk in penitentiary population of Pereira, Colombia, 2010Riesgo cardiovascular y de diabetes en población carcelaria de Pereira, Colombia, 2010
(Universidad Tecnológica de PereiraPereira : Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira, 2012)
La diabetes y las enfermedades cardiovasculares son responsables de una gran proporción de la morbilidad y mortalidad a nivel mundial y la población carcelaria es especialmente vulnerable a estas enfermedades. Objetivo: ...
Traditional risk factors for cardiovascular disease in primary antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) when compared with secondary APS: a study with 96 patients
(MEDFARMA-EDICOES MEDICAS, LDA, 2010)
Objective: To evaluate the prevalence of traditional risk factors in patients with primary antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) in comparison to those with systemic lupus erythematosus-secondary APS. Methods: Transversal study ...
Guidelines on the management of arterial hypertension and related comorbidities in Latin America
(Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2017)
O papel do diâmetro e da velocidade de fluxo carotídeos na predição de risco cardiovascular em hipertensos = The role of carotid diameter and flow velocity in the prediction of cardiovascular risk in hypertensive subjectsThe role of carotid diameter and flow velocity in the prediction of cardiovascular risk in hypertensive subjects
Inflammatory characteristics of obesity Características inflamatorias de la obesidad
Currently, obesity is considered a low chronic inflammatory state. The alterations that occur into the expanding adipose tissue parallel the ones seen in a classic inflammatory process. However, the stimulus that triggers ...
Hipertensão arterial sistêmica e outros fatores de risco cardiovascular em uma amostra da população de Porto Velho - RO = comparação urbana versus ribeirinha = Hypertesion and other cardiovascular risk factors in a sample of the population of Porto Velho - RO : urban area versus riverside areaHypertesion and other cardiovascular risk factors in a sample of the population of Porto Velho - RO : urban area versus riverside area