ARIC


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ARIC

Atherosclerosis Risk In Communities study. A study evaluating risk factors associated with atherosclerosis.
Conclusion LDL, triglycerides, apolipoprotein B, and lipoprotein A were higher; HDL, apolipoprotein A-I were lower in subjects who developed coronary disease; premature ventricular contractions were present in >6% and associated with hypertension, heart disease, faster sinus rates, electrolyte abnormalities. Anaemia was an independent risk factor for adverse cardiovascular disease outcomes.
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org/ content/vol59/issue12, the ARIC study is a prospective, predominantly biracial study of cardiovascular disease and its predictors in middle-aged individuals (n = 15 792) recruited from 4 US communities in 1987-1989.
Note: Data for 13,253 subjects adjusted for age, gender, race, and ARIC study center.
The ARIC alcohol adoption findings were published simultaneously with Dr.
The study population consisted of 2066 men and women recruited from the ARIC study under a stratified sampling plan designed to enrich for the presence of visible plaque while allowing for population-based parameter estimates.
Commenting on the Insurity Policy Decisions selection, ARIC president Stephen Pate said, "When we made the decision to return to the market, we didn't hesitate to reach out to Insurity to help us deliver on our plan.
Among ARIC participants in the top quartile of baseline whole blood viscosity, the rate of new-onset diabetes was 20 cases
Among 12,819 men and women in ARIC who were apparently healthy at baseline, 609 developed new coronary heart disease during 6-8 years of follow-up.
The 1,187 ARIC subjects with diabetes had significantly lower mean forced vital capacity (FVC) at baseline (3.
In December 2007, Hermitage entered into a 100% quota share reinsurance agreement with ARIC whereby Hermitage assumed all policies written by ARIC, excluding those issued in the auto warranty line of business, with an effective date of October 1, 2007.
Kodiak's FSR was placed under review with negative implications in June 2007 following the announcement that Kodiak's immediate parent, Hermitage Insurance Company (Hermitage) (White Plains, NY), had reached a definitive purchase agreement to acquire ARIC.
Best has affirmed the FSR and assigned an issuer credit rating (ICR) of "bb" to ARIC.
Under the terms of the agreement, Kodiak will merge with and into ARIC, and ARIC will be the surviving entity.