High cholesterol raised the odds of developing CAC
by 60 percent and high blood pressure and a family history of heart disease both raised the odds by 50 percent.
James Stein of the University of Wisconsin, Madison, said it was a "great study," but he questioned the possible impact of an imbalance in patients having detectable CAC
at baseline, noting that "the single biggest predictor of CAC
progression is the presence of CAC
to begin with.
The DoD is proud to be among the first government agencies to issue the HSPD-12 compliant federal credential--the next-generation CAC
3 million in government assistance given to the CAC
between 1997 and 2002, the group was given a grant in 2000 to conduct market research to help the biotech industry sell its message and image better to Canadian consumers.
Bone also served as CAC
president for six years, losing to Wiggins this February.
Exactly what will change depends on how individual stations choose to use the card, but according to Allen, the big push for CAC
is to support the security features of NMCI.
Recent studies have linked higher phosphorus levels to increased CAC
in patients with CKD as well.
5 years, was merely the most recent of several large studies showing that a CAC
score of 100 or more was associated with a 10-fold increased risk of incident coronary heart disease (CHD).
Instead of having to stop and "swipe" your card to read the information from the magnetic stripe or bar code, the next-generation CAC
adds a contactless technology capability, which provides the ability to utilize radio frequencies to transfer data between the card and the card reader for physical access.
Department of Justice to protect economic freedom and opportunity by promoting fair and free competition in the marketplace," commented Jon Orr, CAC
Recovery's co-founder and chief executive officer.
It's rational to drop the threshold [for obtaining a CAC
score] to a Framingham risk score of 5%" in younger men, those who are 40-50 years old, said Dr.
To log-on cryptographically to a CLO-enabled workstation, users simply insert their CAC
into their workstation's CAC
reader and provide their six to eight-digit Personal Identification Number (PIN).