*  Identifying Novel Gene Variants in Coronary Artery Disease and Shared Genes with Several Cardiovascular Risk Factors |...
Identifying Novel Gene Variants in Coronary Artery Disease and Shared Genes with Several Cardiovascular Risk Factors. Marissa ... Conclusions: The observed polygenic overlap between CAD and cardio-metabolic risk factors indicates an etiological relation ... Previous studies have identified several cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors, which may partly arise from a shared ... Identifying Novel Gene Variants in Coronary Artery Disease and Shared Genes with Several Cardiovascular Risk Factors ...
  http://circres.ahajournals.org/content/early/2015/10/20/CIRCRESAHA.115.306629
*  NewYork-Presbyterian Queens - Other Causes and Risk Factors For Skin Cancer
What is a risk factor?. A risk factor is anything that may increase a person's chance of developing a disease. It may be an ... Different diseases, including cancers, have different risk factors.. Although these factors can increase a person's risk, they ... while others develop disease and have no known risk factors.. But, knowing your risk factors to any disease can help to guide ... Other Causes and Risk Factors For Skin Cancer. What does tanning do to the skin?. Tanning is the skin's response to ultraviolet ...
  http://www.nyhq.org/diw/Content.asp?PageID=DIW001348
*  Clinical, Laboratory, and Epidemiologic Characterization of Individuals and Families at High Risk of Cancer - Full Text View -...
Relevant etiologic risk factor information is documented through review of pathology specimens and medical, vital, and ... Genetic and environmental risk factor information specific for the tumor type is obtained. ... known or suspected factor(s) predisposing to neoplasia, either genetic and/or congenital factors (birth defects, metabolic ... Know the risks and potential benefits of clinical studies and talk to your health care provider before participating. Read our ...
  https://www.clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00001163
*  Long-term impact of developing a postoperative pulmonary complication after lung surgery | Thorax
We studied the long-term effects of PPCs and sought to identify independent risk factors. ... Significant independent risk factors for development of PPCs were COPD and smoking (p,0.05), not age. Excluding early ... PPC is a significant independent risk factor for late deaths in non-small cell lung cancer patients (HR 2.0, 95% CI 1.9 to 3.2 ...
  http://thorax.bmj.com/content/71/2/171
*  Am I at Risk for Breast Cancer?
Being a woman is the main risk factor for breast cancer.. I'm older than age 50. Age is your next biggest risk factor. The ... In fact, you can have all the risk factors and never get breast cancer, or you can have no known risk factors and still get the ... Though you can't do anything to reduce this risk factor, as you get older, you can avoid those risk factors that are in your ... though certain risk factors can make it more likely. However, having one or more risk factors does not necessarily mean that ...
  http://peopleshealth.staywellsolutionsonline.com/34,BBreRF1
*  The magnitude of the association between smoking and the risk of developing cancer in Brazil: a multicenter study | BMJ Open
Although smoking is a well-established risk factor for the development of various types of cancer3 the magnitude of the risk ... Tobacco was classified as a strong risk factor for cancers of the oesophagus and bladder. A moderate risk was observed for ... Smoking as an independent risk factor for hepatocellular carcinoma: the Singapore Chinese Health Study. Br J Cancer 2011;105: ... Smoking is the main risk factor for the development of many types of cancer. According to the International Agency for Research ...
  http://bmjopen.bmj.com/content/4/2/e003736
*  A randomized lifestyle intervention with 5-year follow-up in subjects with impaired glucose tolerance : pronounced short-term...
AIMS: To compare data on cardiovascular risk factor changes in lipids, insulin, proinsulin, fibrinolysis, leptin and C-reactive ... RESULTS: At 1-year follow-up, an extensive cardio-metabolic risk factor reduction was demonstrated in the intensive ... CONCLUSIONS: The intervention affected several important cardio-metabolic risk variables beneficially, and reduced the risk for ...
  http://umu.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2:224433
*  Clinically relevant quality measures for risk factor control in primary care: a retrospective cohort study | BMC Health...
We limited our sample to this age group to have a high enough prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors. Patients were followed ... While we have previously shown that treatment intensification was tightly linked to improved risk factor control [4], our study ... We have previously shown the feasibility of measuring physician response to poor risk factor control in the US using electronic ... Suboptimal care for poorly controlled cardiovascular risk factors was provided to 15% to 62% of patients at 12 months in our ...
  https://bmchealthservres.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1472-6963-14-306
*  The Roles of Physical Activity and Electric Blankets in Brea... : Epidemiology
3. Bruzzi P, Green SB, Byar DP, Brinton LA, Schairer C. Estimating the population attributable risk for multiple risk factors ... yet the relatively well-established risk factors account for no more than 50 to 55% of the breast cancer risk of westernized ... Energetic factors, ovarian steroids and the risk of breast cancer. Eur J Cancer Prev 2000; 9: 231-239.. * Cited Here... , ... These risk factors include early age at menarche, late age at menopause, nulliparity or late age at first birth, lack of or ...
  http://journals.lww.com/epidem/Fulltext/2001/11000/The_Roles_of_Physical_Activity_and_Electric.2.aspx
*  ProANP plasma measurement predicts all-cause mortality in acutely hospitalised patients: a cohort study | BMJ Open
Hence, models with traditional risk factors (model 1) were compared to models with traditional risk factors and proANP (model 2 ... Including the proANP measurement to well-established risk factors of short-term and long-term mortality also improved ... Comparison between risk prediction models of risk of 1-year and long-term all-cause mortalities in participants without ... Comparison between risk prediction models of risk of 1-year and long-term all-cause mortality ...
  http://bmjopen.bmj.com/content/3/11/e003288
*  Circulating Osteoglycin and NGAL/MMP9 Complex Concentrations Predict 1-Year Major Adverse Cardiovascular Events After Coronary...
Adding OGN or NGAL/MMP9 to a model containing conventional cardiovascular risk factors improved risk classification and ... Adding OGN or NGAL/MMP9 to a model containing conventional risk factors did not significantly improve discriminatory power (OGN ... After adjustment for established cardiovascular risk factors, osteoglycin (OGN; odds ratio per SD increase in ln-transformed ... First, we evaluated a model containing conventional cardiovascular risk factors, including diabetes mellitus, hypertension, ...
  http://atvb.ahajournals.org/content/34/5/1078
*  Abstract P204: Coronary Heart Disease Risk Factors and Perceived Risk among Overweight and Obese Adults | Circulation
24.8 for 0 risk factors (n=46), 65.1±17.6 for 1 risk factor (n=53), 74.3±18.4 for 2 risk factors (n=30), 77.0±17.3 for 3 risk ... with 4 risk factors. No respondent reported 5 risk factors.. Conclusions: In this sample, the number of self-reported CHD risk ... Perceived CHD risk was associated with the number of CHD risk factors (p,.001). The mean perceived risk increased incrementally ... Background: Obesity is a known risk factor for coronary heart disease (CHD) and plays a role in other CHD risk factors ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/129/Suppl_1/AP204.short?rss=1
*  Impact of preventable risk factors on stroke in the EPICOR study: does gender matter?
... of modifiable stroke risk factors in terms of prevented cases remains unclear due to sex-specific disease rate and risk factors ... Conclusions Half of strokes are attributable to potentially modifiable factors. The proportion of prevented cases is gender ... of modifiable stroke risk factors in terms of prevented cases remains unclear due to sex-specific disease rate and risk factors ... Keywords: Stroke; Gender medicine; Risk factors; Cohort study; Population-attributable fraction; Preventive fraction; ...
  https://ideas.repec.org/a/spr/ijphth/v62y2017i7d10.1007_s00038-017-0993-2.html
*  Retinal emboli linked to cardiac risk factors, kidney disease
HealthDay)-Retinal emboli are associated with conventional cardiovascular risk factors, stroke, and chronic kidney disease, ... Retinal emboli linked to cardiac risk factors, kidney disease. August 31, 2017 ... Ning Cheung, M.D., from the Singapore Eye Research Institute, and colleagues examined the prevalence of and risk factors for ... HealthDay)-Retinal emboli are associated with conventional cardiovascular risk factors, stroke, and chronic kidney disease, ...
  https://medicalxpress.com/news/2017-08-retinal-emboli-linked-cardiac-factors.html
*  US risk factors
Get introduced to the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), and the National Health and Nutrition Examination ... So what is risk factor surveillance?…Well, it's keeping track of the rates of risk factors…which are things we do or states we ... what is meant by risk factor surveillance.…Then I will describe to you the two main systems…the US uses for risk factor ... R provides an environment and a language you can use to analyze data, including the publicly available Behavioral Risk Factor ...
  https://www.lynda.com/R-tutorials/US-risk-factors/504399/564113-4.html
*  Colorectal Cancer Risk Factors
Many risk factors may increase your chance of developing colorectal cancer. This guide will help you learn about possible ... Colorectal Cancer Risk Factors. A risk factor is anything that affects your chance of getting a disease such as cancer. ... Different cancers have different risk factors. Some risk factors, like smoking, can be changed. Others, like a person's age or ... Colorectal cancer risk factors you cannot change. Being older. Your risk of colorectal cancer goes up as you age. Younger ...
  https://www.cancer.org/cancer/colon-rectal-cancer/causes-risks-prevention/risk-factors.html
*  Dementia risk factors
Nine modifiable lifestyle factors that increase dementia risk have been identifies, including high blood pressure, obesity and ... Nine dementia risk factors have been revealed. Some of these may surprise you ... of 29 globally renowned experts to identify the nine modifiable lifestyle factors that contribute to increased dementia risk - ... There was not enough data available to include dietary factors or alcohol consumption in the findings, but experts believe both ...
  http://www.netdoctor.co.uk/healthy-living/wellbeing/news/a28580/nine-dementia-risks/
*  WHO | Risk factors estimates for 2004
RISK EXPOSURE PREVALENCE BY:. Selected risk factors, age and sex. * LMIC countries by WHO region. xls, 243kb ... Estimates are available for risk factor exposures, mortality, and Disability-Adjusted Life Years (DALYs) by age, sex, risk ... Risk factors estimates for 2004. Along with The global burden of disease: 2004 update, WHO also analyzed the mortality and ... Risk factor and disease or injury cause, by age and sex. * WHO regions. xls, 2.35Mb ...
  http://www.who.int/healthinfo/global_burden_disease/risk_factors/en/
*  Scientists reveal autism risk factors
... scientists now know risk factors that can increase the incidence of autism. Among them: air pollution. ... that these are risk factors for autism, not causes - there's a correlation between these factors and autism, but researchers ... Scientists narrow down the startling risk factors that can cause autism. *About 1 in 68 children are diagnosed with autism. ... But even if a well-designed study uncovers a new risk factor, that has to be validated and replicated by other scientists. And ...
  https://www.cnbc.com/2017/09/07/scientists-reveal-autism-risk-factors.html
*  Risk Factors
Future results could differ materially from those expressed due to the impact of changes in various factors. These risk factors ... Annual Report on Form 10-K for the most recent fiscal year for a more comprehensive discussion of these and other risk factors. ... It is not possible for management to identify each and every factor that may have an impact on the Company's operations in the ... Investors should realize that factors other than those identified above and in Item 1A and Exhibit 99 might prove important to ...
  http://www.graco.com/us/en/zns/risk-factors.html
*  SIDS: Risk Factors | Parenting
What we do know, though, is that there are risk factors linked to the condition:. *Stomach and side sleeping: Babies who sleep ... who begin daycare or who are put in the care of someone other than a parent before 4 months of age may be at increased risk as ... on their stomachs or sides face the biggest danger: They have twice the risk of dying from SIDS as babies who sleep on their ...
  http://www.parenting.com/health-guide/sids/risk-factors
*  Risk Factor: Gout
... LISTS. Name. Occupation. Birth. Death. Known for. Ansel Adams. Photographer. 20-Feb-1902. 22-Apr-1984. ...
  http://nndb.com/lists/861/000125486/
*  Risk Factor: Dwarfism
Bibliographies. NNDB has added thousands of bibliographies for people, organizations, schools, and general topics, listing more than 50,000 books and 120,000 other kinds of references. They may be accessed by the "Bibliography" tab at the top of most pages, or via the "Related Topics" box in the sidebar. Please feel free to suggest books that might be critical omissions ...
  http://www.nndb.com/lists/709/000086451/
*  Risk Factor: Smallpox
... LISTS. Name. Occupation. Birth. Death. Known for. Louisa May Alcott. Author. 29-Nov-1832. 6-Mar-1888. ...
  http://www.nndb.com/lists/788/000345750/
*  Risk Factors of Leukemia
Create healthcare diagrams like this example called Risk Factors of Leukemia in minutes with SmartDraw. SmartDraw includes ... Risk Factors of Leukemia. Create healthcare diagrams like this example called Risk Factors of Leukemia in minutes with ... People with this blood disease are at increased risk of developing acute myeloid leukemia.. Risk Factors of Leukemia. ... Some diseases caused by abnormal chromosomes may increase the risk of leukemia.. Human T-cell leukemia virus-I This virus ...
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