• acute
  • The incidence of mechanical complications of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) has gone down to less than 1% since the advent of percutaneous coronary intervention, but although mortality resulting from AMI has gone down in recent years, the burden remains high. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • Very high triglyceride levels also increase the risk of acute pancreatitis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Obese animals as well as animals fed a diet high in fat may be more prone to developing acute and chronic pancreatitis. (wikipedia.org)
  • The breed which appears to be at risk for the acute form of pancreatitis is the Yorkshire Terrier, while Labrador Retrievers and miniature Poodles seem to have a decreased risk for the acute form of the disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • primary
  • This study confirms that primary preventive interventions should be based on assessment of global CVD risk rather than on individual risk factors and that existing cardiovascular conditions are a clear indication for instituting preventive measures, regardless of risk factor status. (acpjc.org)
  • factors
  • Estimating the benefits of modifying risk factors of cardiovascular disease. (acpjc.org)
  • Since then, other classes of drugs for other risk factors have been tested and found to be valuable for preventing the occurrence or delaying progress of a wide variety of vascular diseases. (acpjc.org)
  • 1 In the presence of vascular risk factors, endothelial cells undergo phenotypic changes resulting in decreased nitric oxide bioactivity, thereby promoting vasoconstriction, inflammation, and thrombosis. (ahajournals.org)
  • Previous studies investigating the relations of digital pulse amplitude to clinical risk factors have been limited to small, selected samples. (ahajournals.org)
  • Detailed knowledge of the complications and their risk factors can help clinicians in making an early diagnosis. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • Differences in risk factors, atherosclerosis, and cardiovascular disease between ethnic groups in Canada: the Study of Health Assessment and Risk in Ethnic groups (SHARE)," The Lancet , vol. 356, no. 9226, pp. 279-284, 2000. (hindawi.com)
  • The register includes background data regarding concomitant diseases and risk factors. (slideshare.net)
  • Risk factors for thromboembolism, the major cause of arterial embolism, include disturbed blood flow (such as in atrial fibrillation and mitral stenosis), injury or damage to an artery wall, and hypercoagulability (such as increased platelet count). (wikipedia.org)
  • Endocarditis increases the risk for thromboembolism, by a mixture of the factors above. (wikipedia.org)
  • adults
  • Conclusions The singularity of this study is that evacuation following the Fukushima disaster was found to be associated with a small increase in long-term hyperlipidaemia risk in adults. (bmj.com)
  • levels
  • Very high levels that would increase the risk of pancreatitis is treated with a drug from the fibrate class. (wikipedia.org)
  • For people with mildly or moderately high levels of triglycerides lifestyle changes including weight loss and dietary modification are recommended. (wikipedia.org)
  • Medications are recommended in those with high levels of triglycerides that are not corrected with the aforementioned lifestyle modifications, with fibrates being recommended first. (wikipedia.org)
  • conditions
  • Those with other types of gastrointestinal conditions and dogs who have had previous pancreatitis attacks are also at increased risk for the disorder. (wikipedia.org)
  • factor
  • In general, a body fat of over 30% starts to be a health risk, whereas one over 40% becomes a severe risk factor that needs to be appropriately addressed. (health24.com)
  • M. Gupta and S. Brister, "Is South Asian ethnicity an independent cardiovascular risk factor? (hindawi.com)
  • Recent studies have shown that moderate elevation of plasma tHcy is an independent risk factor for CVD. (ahajournals.org)
  • It is suggested that genetics may play a part in the risk factor. (wikipedia.org)
  • disease
  • Methods Disease risks, measured in terms of pre-incident and post-incident relative risks, were examined and compared between evacuees and non-evacuees/temporary-evacuees. (bmj.com)
  • We also constructed logistic regression models to assess the impact of evacuation on the disease risks adjusted for covariates. (bmj.com)
  • However, its implementation for the analysis of otherwise healthy individuals for estimation of disease risk and medical interpretation is less clear. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Who is at Risk for Developing this Disease? (oncologynurseadvisor.com)
  • Background Recently, we reported a relation between plasma total homocysteine (tHcy) in children and cardiovascular disease (CVD) in their male relatives, suggesting that tHcy may partly explain the increased risk related to a family history of CVD. (ahajournals.org)
  • Other research focusing on young South Asians has shown that they have a higher risk of Diabetes and associated heart disease compared to other ethnic groups. (wikipedia.org)
  • Native American men have a high prevalence of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • concentrations
  • Soft drinks have been linked to NAFLD due to high concentrations of fructose, which may be present either in high-fructose corn syrup or, in similar quantities, as a metabolite of sucrose. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gender: Plasma concentrations are generally higher in women than in men, but there is no clinically significant difference in the extent of LDL reduction between men and women. (wikipedia.org)
  • findings
  • Conclusions These findings suggest that a moderately elevated tHcy level may partly account for the contribution of the family history to risk of CVD in FH. (ahajournals.org)
  • women
  • Contemporary management of hyperlipidemia in women. (nih.gov)
  • Women who are at high risk should not use birth-control pills. (health24.com)
  • Women with values above 0.86 and men with values above 0.95 are at a very high risk of these diseases. (health24.com)
  • Or to make it even simpler: men with a waist circumference of greater than 102cm and women, greater than 88cm are placing their health at risk. (health24.com)
  • Prior to gender confirmation surgery, dosages of estrogen for transgender people are often higher than replacement dosages used for cisgender women. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dietary
  • 563 men (age 64-75 yrs) at high risk of CAD were randomized into a 2 × 2 factorial designed trial for 3-year dietary counseling and/or n-3 PUFA supplementation (2.4 g/d). (hindawi.com)
  • disorders
  • Radiation exposure is a public health issue, associated with long-term risks of disorders including, for example, eye cataracts and tumours. (bmj.com)
  • greatly
  • By creating "selective" NSAIDs that inhibit COX-2, but not COX-1, the same pain relief as traditional NSAIDs is offered, but with greatly reduced risk of fatal or debilitating peptic ulcers. (wikipedia.org)
  • skin
  • Myricetin reduces the risk of skin tumorigenicity that is caused by polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons like benzo(a)pyrene, a highly carcinogenic compound. (wikipedia.org)
  • management
  • Retrospective analysis of hyperlipidemia management in a transplant population. (nih.gov)
  • A hierarchy of steps for the management of high blood sugar control using an approach that balances age and comorbidities while minimizing the adverse effects of hypoglycemia and weight gain. (diabetesincontrol.com)
  • methods
  • Personalized medicine is expected to benefit from combining genomic information with regular monitoring of physiological states by multiple high-throughput methods. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)