atherosclerotic vascular disease


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atherosclerotic vascular disease

Atherosclerosis, see there.
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Calcium supplementation and the risks of atherosclerotic vascular disease in older women: results of a 5-year RCT and a 4.5-year follow-up.
How could atherosclerotic vascular disease have been missed by CF medical staff?
The terms "metabolic syndrome," "insulin resistance syndrome," and "syndrome X" are now used specifically to define a constellation of abnormalities that is associated with increased risk for the development of type 2 diabetes and atherosclerotic vascular disease (e.g.
The American College of Cardiology (ACC) and American Heart Association (AHA) provide the following recommendations in their joint 2006 Guidelines for Secondary Prevention for Patients with Coronary and Other Atherosclerotic Vascular Disease: (10)
Hedayati said: "Chronic kidney disease patient depression numbers may be higher due to the presence of the same simultaneously occurring conditions that resulted in progressive kidney disease, such as diabetes and atherosclerotic vascular disease. Alternatively, patients such as diabetics, who are depressed, may develop progressive kidney disease because of nonadherence to medications and physicians' advice."
The advent of HAART has dramatically modified outcomes in HIV/AIDS, with concerns now being expressed about the older HIV population group exposed to long-term HAART now being more susceptible to precocious and/or accelerated atherosclerotic vascular disease.
Specifically it has been shown that 1) arterial and venous thrombosis share common risk factors, 2) individuals that suffer idiopathic VTE are at a markedly increased risk of suffering a significant cardiovascular event, 3) individuals that suffer idiopathic VTE have an increased incidence of atherosclerotic vascular disease, and 4) those that suffer idiopathic VTE have a significantly higher incidence of metabolic syndrome.
Surrogate markers: Atherosclerotic vascular disease and periodontal infection.
pneumoniae infections have been implicated by some investigators to be associated with atherosclerotic vascular disease, Alzheimer's disease, asthma, and reactive arthritis.
Third, diabetes is associated with severe, accelerated atherosclerotic vascular disease and increased susceptibility to infection, and a recent study identified diabetics as particularly susceptible to the health effects of PM.
But dearly there is a disparity between observational studies and randomized, controlled trials of vitamin E for the prevention of atherosclerotic vascular disease events, just as there is between the diabetic animal findings and MICRO-HOPE with regard to microvascular diabetic complications, he conceded.
The most common histologic differential is that of atherosclerotic vascular disease; however, it characteristically lacks the vascular basophilic granularity and the GOM ultrastructurally.

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