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*  Epidemiology of metabolic syndrome
Both overweight and obesity are major risk factors for cardiovascular diseases, specifically heart disease and stroke, and ... Although cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death and disability in the majority of the countries in Latin ... Diabetes & Cardiovascular Disease Review. 2006;3:1-4. Schubert CM et al. Predictive ability of childhood metabolic components ... Patients with diabetes are two to four times more likely than those without it to die from cardiovascular disease, and diabetes ...
*  Diet-induced obesity model
Poirier, P; Giles, TD; Bray, GA; Hong, Y; Stern, JS; Pi-Sunyer, FX; Eckel, RH (2006). "Obesity and cardiovascular disease: ... In this experiment, it was found that a high-fat diet caused insulin resistance, contributing to cardiovascular disease, cancer ... They also can be bred or genetically engineered to be resistant to certain diseases, which can be important for studies of ... These animals can then be used to study in vivo obesity, obesity's comorbidities, and other related diseases. Users of such ...
*  Diabetes Control and Complications Trial
... of the participants that looked into cardiovascular disease and the effects of intensive control on quality of life and cost ... of all diabetes-related deaths are from cardiovascular disease. A possible explanation for this is that the population studied ... The authors of the DCCT noted that they were unable to show any reduction in cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. This is ... was a medical study conducted by the United States National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK). It ...
*  National Cholesterol Education Program
Its goal is to reduce increased cardiovascular disease rates due to hypercholesterolemia (elevated cholesterol levels) in the ... review ongoing scientific research about atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease and make simplified, consensus, committee ... and the public about how to reduce the incidence of disability and death resulting from atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease ...
*  Cardiac marker
... cardiovascular disease, type 2 diabetes, infectious diseases, HIV, and mortality. suPARnostic is a prognostic test used to ... Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography; Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance; Society Of Nuclear, M. (2009). " ...
*  Lifestyle causes of diabetes mellitus type 2
... and cardiovascular disease risk". Circulation. 121 (11): 1356-1364. doi:10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.109.876185. PMC 2862465 . PMID ... Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 53 (45): 1066-1068. PMID 15549021. Retrieved 19 July 2008. Shoelson SE, Lee J, ... Godfrey KM, Barker DJ (May 2000). "Fetal nutrition and adult disease". American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 71 (5 Suppl): ... Christian P, Stewart CP (March 2010). "Maternal Micronutrient Deficiency, Fetal Development, and the Risk of Chronic Disease". ...
*  Framingham Risk Score
10 would get cardiovascular disease whether or not they took treatment; and 80 would not have got cardiovascular disease ... Cardiovascular risk scoring systems give an estimate of the probability that a person will develop cardiovascular disease ... In order to assess the 10-year cardiovascular disease risk, cerebrovascular events, peripheral artery disease and heart failure ... to develop cardiovascular disease in the next 10 years and 90 of them should not be expected to develop cardiovascular disease ...
*  Essential hypertension
However it is a known risk factor for other serious cardiovascular disease. It has been suggested that vitamin D deficiency is ... The developing of certain diseases such as renal microvascular disease and capillary rarefaction may relate to this decrease in ... What is known is that cardiac output is raised early in the disease course, with total peripheral resistance (TPR) normal; over ... ISBN 0-07-147691-1. Haffner SM, Lehto S, Rönnemaa T, Pyörälä K, Laakso M (July 1998). "Mortality from coronary heart disease in ...
*  Lipid profile
The results of this test can identify certain genetic diseases and can determine approximate risks for cardiovascular disease, ... many forms of which are recognized risk factors for cardiovascular disease and rarely pancreatitis. A total cholesterol reading ... "Pediatric Cardiovascular Risk Reduction Guidelines - NHLBI, NIH". Archived from the original on 2012-11-16. Sidhu, D.; Naugler ... For healthy adults with no cardiovascular risk factors, the ATP III guidelines recommend screening once every five years. A ...
*  Cardiovascular disease
... (CVD) is a class of diseases that involve the heart or blood vessels. Cardiovascular disease includes ... Coronary artery disease (also known as coronary heart disease and ischemic heart disease) Peripheral arterial disease - disease ... Cardiovascular disease at Curlie (based on DMOZ) European Guidelines on cardiovascular disease prevention in clinical practice ... Statins are effective in preventing further cardiovascular disease in people with a history of cardiovascular disease. As the ...
*  Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases
... is a bimonthly peer-reviewed medical journal covering cardiology. It was established in ... "Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases". 2014 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2015. ...
*  Archives of Cardiovascular Diseases
... is a monthly peer-reviewed medical journal covering the study of cardiovascular diseases. ... "Archives of Cardiovascular Diseases". 2015 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Clarivate Analytics. 2016. ...
*  Occupational cardiovascular disease
... is disease of the heart or blood vessels that are caused by working conditions, making them ... Little is known about occupational risks for heart disease, but links have been established between cardiovascular disease and ... cardiovascular disease found an association between certain occupational risk factors and developing cardiovascular disease in ... "Occupational Exposures and Cardiovascular Disease". www.sbu.se. Retrieved 2017-06-01. Services, Statens beredning för medicinsk ...
*  Timeline of cardiovascular disease
Cardiovascular disease R C Davis, F D R Hobbs, G Y H Lip (2000). "History and epidemiology". BMJ. 320: 39-42. doi:10.1136/bmj. ... "Deaths due to cardiovascular disease". Retrieved 1 July 2016. "Sleep apnea tied to increased risk of stroke". Retrieved 1 July ... "who cardiovascular diseases" (PDF). Retrieved 31 July 2016. "Research Milestones". Retrieved 1 July 2016. Jordan D. Haller, ... This is a timeline of cardiovascular disease, focusing on scientific development and major worldwide organizations and events ...
*  Salt and cardiovascular disease
Salt Hypertension Cardiovascular Disease Barbara E Millen, Steve Abrams, Lucile Adams-Campbell, Cheryl AM Anderson, J Thomas ... This change has been shown to blunt the effects of excess salt intake on hypertension and cardiovascular disease. It has also ... "Dietary patterns and cardiovascular disease mortality in Japan: a prospective cohort study". International Journal of ... One study showed lower incidence of cardiovascular disease after 15 years of sodium reduction in a randomised trial. More data ...
*  Cardiovascular disease in China
Drugs for preventing cardiovascular disease in China BMJ 2005;330;610-611 The current state of cardiology in China IJC Volume ... "Cardiovascular diseases in China". Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Volume 85, Number 2, 1 April 2007, pp. 157-163(7) Richard A ... "Cardiovascular diseases in China". Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Volume 85, Number 2, 1 April 2007, pp. 157-163(7) Liu, ... Cardiac disease in China is on the rise. Though incidences of heart disease have increased faster in the city than in the ...
*  Alcohol and cardiovascular disease
The observation of a lower risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in France despite a diet rich in saturated fat was labeled the ... A multicenter randomized diet study published in 2013 included over 7000 persons at risk to develop cardiovascular disease, and ... including less cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and hypertension. An understanding of the inverse relationship between alcohol ... "Seven-Year Changes in Alcohol Consumption and Subsequent Risk of Cardiovascular Disease in Men". Arch Intern Med. 160 (17): ...
*  National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases, Bangladesh
National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases was established in 1978 to ensure complete cardiac care to patients as well as ... National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases (NICVD), Bangladesh is a government medical college and cardiac hospital in ...
*  Saturated fat and cardiovascular disease
It concluded: "Lifestyle advice to all those at risk of cardiovascular disease and to lower risk population groups should ... The 2003 second edition of Evidence-based Cardiology in 'PartII: Prevention of cardiovascular diseases' recommends a low intake ... Keys postulated a correlation between circulating cholesterol levels and cardiovascular disease, and initiated a study of ... was associated with a low level of blood cholesterol as well as a low incidence of cardiovascular disease (CVD), while the ...
*  Cardiovascular disease and diabetes in Australia
Heart disease is the leading cause of death in Australia. Cardiovascular disease (CVD) continues to have a major impact on the ... Australia portal Health portal Obesity in Australia Cardiovascular Disease Heart disease in Australia Craig Butt (6 April 2015 ... improvements in prevention and detection of cardiovascular disease, and better clinical management of people with the disease. ... including diabetes and chronic kidney disease. Cardiovascular disease kills one Australian every 11 minutes, and 3·4 million of ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cardiovascular Disorders
Diseases or disorders of the heart or circulatory system. ... "Health ... Cardiovascular Disorders" search on: AOL - Ask - ... University of Michigan Cardiovascular Center Information for patients and families concerning congenital diseases, surgery, and ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cardiovascular Disorders: Hypotension
A blood pressure that is abnormally low, in adults usually less than 90 mm systolic.
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cardiovascular Disorders: Hypertension
A common disorder, often with no symptoms, in which the blood pressure is persistently above 140/90 mg Hg.
*  DMOZ - Health: Child Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cardiovascular Disorders
Children and Heart Disease The normal heart, defects, heart murmurs, kawasaki disease, treatment, school programs and feeding ... "Health ... Cardiovascular Disorders" search on: AOL - Ask - Bing - DuckDuckGo - Gigablast - Google - ixquick - Yahoo - Yandex ... Mother of a son who was born with congenital heart disease and received a heart transplant before he turned two has written a ... Provides support and information to families of children with congenital heart disease. Offers useful links, parent matching, ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cardiovascular Disorders: Vascular Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease includes all the arteries and veins in the body except those within the heart and within the brain. ... A number of diseases that can affect arteries and veins throughout the body but the most common vascular disease is ... A number of diseases that can affect arteries and veins throughout the body but the most common vascular disease is ... Vascular Disease Information Offers information on Carotid Artery Disease, Aortic Aneurysm and Lower Extremity Ischemia. ...
*  Atrioventricular node
... seen in BMP and Alk3 are associated with some cardiovascular diseases like Ebstein's anomaly and AV conduction disease. The AV ... Atrioventricular conduction disease (AV block) describes impairment of the electrical continuity between the atria and ... ISBN 0-7216-0240-1. Benson DW (October 2004). "Genetics of atrioventricular conduction disease in humans". The Anatomical ... Cardiovascular Pathology. 19 (3): e75-8. doi:10.1016/j.carpath.2008.10.011. PMID 19144541. Anatomy figure: 20:06-02 at Human ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cardiovascular Disorders: Hypertension: Pulmonary
Blood clots, schleroderma, and emphysema are examples of cardio-pulmonary diseases that have been known to cause pulmonary ... Blood clots, schleroderma, and emphysema are examples of cardio-pulmonary diseases that have been known to cause pulmonary ... Resource with PH news that affects those with PH, PAH, microvascular disease, and scleroderma. ... Providews information and valuable resources for those suffering with this disease. ...