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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For each biomarker, we calculated the mean concentration at ARIC visit 5, the mean at the 6-week follow-up visit, the mean difference (repeat minus original), and the standardized mean difference (repeat/SD--original/ SD).
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.
La ARIC Union de Uniones niega que pertenezca al PRI, pero acepta que negocia sus demandas con el gobierno; rechaza que sea enemiga del EZLN e insiste en que desde el inicio del conflicto se ha manifestado por un "no a la guerra".
The nine ARIC and WHI subpopulations in this study collectively represented 22,158 participants, of whom 26% were black, 7% were Hispanic, and 22% were male.
2] Nonstandard abbreviations: NHANES, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey; ARIC, Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities; CRIC, Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort; ASSESS-AKI, Assessment, Serial Evaluation, and Subsequent Sequelae in Acute Kidney Injury; IDMS, isotope dilution mass spectrometry; CKD, chronic kidney disease.
A key component of the ARIC reentry initiative was the selection and implementation of a modern policy administration solution.
Therefore, we performed the current analyses to examine (a) whether cTnT and NT-proBNP improve the ARIC HF risk prediction model (8); (b) whether simple models incorporating only age, race, sex, cTnT, and NT-proBNP (laboratory report model) perform as well as the ARIC HF model (clinical model); and (c) whether specific cTnT and NT-proBNP cutpoints can be identified to help improve prediction of HF risk.
In developing their novel vascular health screening program, the Wisconsin cardiologists created a linear regression model based upon published ARIC study nomograms for IMT in a normal population.
The ARIC data, which haven't received much publicity, suggest that drinkers appear to be in better cardiovascular health than nondrinkers because many people discontinue drinking as their health deteriorates because of coronary disease and other chronic illnesses.
The rating affirmations reflect the continued orderly run off of ARIC's liabilities, which began in late 2007 when it entered into quota share reinsurance agreements with Hermitage Insurance Company and its wholly owned subsidiary, Kodiak Insurance Company (Kodiak), which effectively led to ARIC ceding off its earned premiums and associated losses and underwriting expenses as of October 1, 2007.
We collected replicate blood samples during the course of the ARIC Carotid MRI study to assess the magnitude of variation in flow cytometry measurements and enable correction of measurement error during data analysis.