*  Efavirenz Versus Rilpivirine on Vascular Function, Inflammation, and Oxidative Stress - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
... of brachial artery reactivity testing. *Indwelling vascular catheters within any upper body vessel at time of brachial artery ... Change in Flow-mediated Dilation of the Brachial Artery [ Time Frame: Change from baseline to 4 weeks ]. This is a measure of ... Enrolled subjects will have their brachial artery flow-mediated dilation (FMD), a measure of endothelial function, and other ... Hypotension, defined as SBP , 90mmHg at time of each main study visit before brachial artery ultrasound measurements ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT01585038?order=298
*  Vasodilation and visceral fat in elderly subjects : the Prospective Investigation of the Vasculature in Uppsala Seniors (PIVUS)...
Both endothelium-dependent and independent vasodilation in the forearm resistance arteries, but not FMD in the brachial artery ... and brachial artery ultrasound to assess flow-mediated vasodilation (FMD). Intra-abdominal visceral (VAT) and subcutaneous ... infusion of sodium nitroprusside in the brachial artery). CONCLUSIONS: ... This finding suggests deterioration in general vasoreactivity mainly in resistance arteries in elderly subjects with intra- ...
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*  Acute type 5 phosphodiesterase inhibition with sildenafil enhances flow-mediated vasodilation in patients with chronic heart...
... was determined as the percent change in brachial artery diameter after cuff release compared with the resting brachial artery ... Mean brachial artery blood flow velocity did not differ among the four treatment groups at rest (7.8 ± 0.6 cm/s placebo, 5.5 ± ... Brachial artery diameter and blood flow velocity were measured in the supine position at rest and after release of 1, 3 and 5 ... Mean Brachial Artery Blood Flow Velocity (cm/s) After Release of 1, 3 and 5 Min of Transient Arterial Occlusion Before and ...
  http://www.onlinejacc.org/content/36/3/845
*  The Impact of Exercise Training on Conduit Artery Wall Thickness and Remodeling in Chronic Heart Failure Patients | Hypertension
We assessed artery wall thickness, lumen diameter, and wall:lumen ratio in the brachial arteries of patients with CHF who ... Our rationale for studying the brachial artery was that this artery reflects systemic arterial remodeling, a process that may ... lumen ratio of the brachial artery, whereas AT increased artery diameter without modifying wall thickness or wall:lumen ratio. ... Brachial artery blood flow responses to different modalities of lower limb exercise. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2009;41:1072-1079. ...
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*  Switch to Atazanavir and Brachial Artery Reactivity (SABAR) Study - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Brachial artery reactivity assessed by noninvasively measuring brachial artery diameter and flow velocities in response to ... Percentage Change in Brachial Artery Flow Mediated (FMD) Vasodilation Between Arms From Baseline to Week 24 [ Time Frame: ... Brachial artery reactivity in response to two vasoactive stimuli (increased forearm blood flow and nitroglycerin) will be ... The purpose of this study is to evaluate the change in brachial artery reactivity in HIV-infected subjects with elevated lipid ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00225017?order=491
*  Omega Research
We measured serum lipoproteins and glucose and brachial artery flow-mediated vasodilation (FMD), an index of endothelial ...
  http://omega-research.com/researchview.php?ID=3754&catid=8
*  Determinants of arterial nitrate-mediated dilatation in children: role of oxidized low-density lipoprotein, endothelial...
... and carotid artery intima-media thickness (IMT). METHODS AND RESULTS Brachial artery flow-mediated endothelium-dependent ... NMD correlated directly with FMD (r=0.46, P,0.001) and inversely with brachial artery baseline diameter (r=-0.36, P,0.001), age ... brachial artery diameter (beta=-0.03, P=0.01), oxidized LDL (beta=-0.07, P=0.02), and IMT (beta=-0.15, P=0.03). CONCLUSIONS ... and brachial artery and oxidized LDL were measured in 142 children (mean age, 11 years; range, 8 to 17 years), including 87 ...
  https://www.semanticscholar.org/paper/Determinants-of-arterial-nitrate-mediated-dilatati-J%C3%A4rvisalo-Lehtim%C3%A4ki/97b6f515aa5bde961f483810a3853c13faf65b13
*  Brachial Artery - Cardiovascular System
Continued From Above... The brachial artery stems from the axillary artery and moves along the humerus (upper arm bone) down to ... It gives rise to the deep brachial artery, which curves around the back of the humerus to supply blood to the triceps muscles. ... and others descend down each side of the elbow to join arteries in the forearms. ...
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*  Patent US6338719 - Method and system for detecting vascular conditions using an occlusive arm ... - Google Patents
... and brachial artery pressure versus compliance curves (P-C curves), developed by analyzing data for a plurality of subjects ... such as brachial artery pressure versus lumen area curves (P-A curves) ... such as brachial artery pressure versus lumen area curves (P-A curves) and brachial artery pressure versus compliance curves (P ... such as brachial artery pressure versus lumen area curves (P-A curves) and brachial artery pressure versus compliance curves (P ...
  http://www.google.com/patents/US6338719?dq=7,194,691
*  Blood Vessel Function in HIV-Infected Patients Taking Anti-HIV Drugs - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Patients in this substudy will have Brachial Artery Reactivity Tests (BARTs), which are painless ultrasound tests of an artery ... Endothelial dysfunction, assessed by measurement of brachial artery reactivity, is associated with coronary artery disease. ... had a buildup of fatty deposits in their arteries and impaired flow-mediated vasodilation of the brachial artery, whereas ... Brachial artery reactivity will be measured at entry and at 4 and 24 weeks after patients are randomized to one of three open- ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00050908?order=211
*  The relative importance of vascular structure and function in predicting cardiovascular events | JACC: Journal of the American...
brachial artery reactivity. CAD. coronary artery disease. EF. ejection fraction. FMD. flow-mediated dilation. HDL. high-density ... 1998) Endothelium-dependent flow-mediated vasodilation in coronary and brachial arteries in suspected coronary artery disease. ... Brachial artery reactivity. Our technique for assessment of BAR has been previously described (20). Patients were studied in ... 2000) Late prognostic value of flow-mediated dilation in the brachial artery of patients with chest pain. Am J Cardiol 86:207- ...
  http://www.onlinejacc.org/content/43/4/616
*  Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), Arterial Dysfunction, Lipids, Lovaza (HALO) Trial - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Brachial artery ultrasound measurements Brachial artery reactivity will be assessed by ultrasound and FMD will be calculated as ... Brachial Artery Reactivity [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]. To demonstrate the impact of omega-three fatty acid intake on BART ( ... The endothelium-dependent FMD of the brachial artery is quantified as the maximum percent change in arterial diameter, ... the change in brachial artery diameter after release of suprasystolic blood pressure cuff inflation. A blood pressure cuff will ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00795717?order=89
*  Arterial Endothelial Function--An Epidemiologic Study - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
CAC and carotid artery IMT; 3) Brachial artery FMD, CAC and carotid artery IMTare related in adults; and 4) Brachial artery FMD ... and brachial artery FMD, along with coronary artery calcification (CAC) and carotid artery intimal-medial thickness (IMT) (the ... If impaired brachial artery FMD is a predictor of the process, then it may be used to non-invasively assess atherosclerosis ... Impaired brachial artery FMD has been shown to related to impaired endothelial function, which is an early manifestation of the ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00005545
*  Heart failure patients demonstrate impaired changes in brachial artery blood flow and shear rate pattern during moderate...
We examined brachial artery SR during 40 min of cycle exercise at a work rate equivalent to 65% peak oxygen uptake in 14 HF ... Moderate-intensity cycle exercise in HF patients is associated with an attenuated increase in brachial artery anterograde and ... The HF patients demonstrated an attenuated increase in mean and anterograde brachial artery SR during exercise compared with ... Heart failure patients demonstrate impaired changes in brachial artery blood flow and shear rate pattern during moderate- ...
  http://researchonline.ljmu.ac.uk/2689/
*  Brachial artery - Wikipedia
Profunda brachii artery (deep brachial artery) Superior ulnar collateral artery Inferior ulnar collateral artery Radial artery ... The brachial artery can be palpated midway along the medial side of the arm. Femoral artery a leg based artery with a similar ... The biceps head is lateral to the brachial artery. The median nerve is medial to the brachial artery for most of its course. ... The brachial artery is the major blood vessel of the (upper) arm. It is the continuation of the axillary artery beyond the ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brachial_artery
*  brachial artery - definition and meaning
... the main artery of the upper arm; a continuation of the axillary artery; bifurcates into the radial and ulnar arteries at the ... n. the main artery of the upper arm; a continuation of the axillary artery; bifurcates into the radial and ulnar arteries at ...
  https://www.wordnik.com/words/brachial%20artery
*  Synonyms and Antonyms for brachial artery | Synonym.com
1. brachial artery (n.). the main artery of the upper arm; a continuation of the axillary artery; bifurcates into the radial ...
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*  Vascular Effect of Tibolone in the Brachial Artery - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
We will evaluate the vascular effect of Tibolone on the brachial artery. The diameter of the artery will be measured before and ... Vascular Effect of Tibolone in the Brachial Artery (TDILA). The safety and scientific validity of this study is the ... The aim of this study is to evaluate the effects of Tibolone in Flow-Mediated Dilatation of the brachial artery. ... Diameter measurement of the brachial artery using flow-mediated dilation of post menopausal women, before and after use of ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01543399?term=
*  A Simple Technique for Observing Carotid and Brachial Artery Pulse | Science
A Simple Technique for Observing Carotid and Brachial Artery Pulse Message Subject. (Your Name) has forwarded a page to you ...
  http://science.sciencemag.org/content/112/2904/226.1
*  Selective catheterization of the brachiocephalic arteries via the right brachial artery.
Selective intra-arterial digital subtraction angiography of the brachiocephalic arteries using the right brachial artery ... Selective intra-arterial digital subtraction angiography of the brachiocephalic arteries using the right brachial artery ... Brachial Artery*. Brachiocephalic Trunk*. Catheterization, Peripheral / methods*. Cerebral Angiography / methods. ... Catheterization was unsuccessful for four patients; two of them elderly hypertensive men with tortuous brachial arteries, and ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/Selective-catheterization-brachiocephalic-arteries-via/3067117.html
*  Brachial artery hyperemic blood flow velocities are related to carotid atherosclerosis
1. Hyperemic Brachial Artery Blood Flow Velocity. Open this publication in new window or tab ,,Hyperemic Brachial Artery Blood ... Doppler recordings of blood flow velocity during hyperemia were analysed in the brachial artery. In the carotid artery, intima- ... Brachial artery hyperemic blood flow velocities are related to carotid atherosclerosis. Järhult, Susann J. Uppsala University, ... CONCLUSION: Our results indicate that the hyperemic systolic to diastolic blood flow velocity ratio in the brachial artery is ...
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*  Effect of Ezetimibe on Flow-Mediated Brachial Artery Reactivity in Healthy Subjects - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Effect of Ezetimibe on Flow-Mediated Brachial Artery Reactivity in Healthy Subjects. The safety and scientific validity of this ... Brachial artery reactivity studies will be conducted per following protocol:. *Equipment - Echocardiography system w/vascular ... Arterial diameter of the brachial artery in longitudinal plane from images where there is clear visualization of anterior and ... During each visit, a subject will undergo brachial artery reactivity study (BART) before consumption of standardized high ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00376246
*  Johns Hopkins Medicine: Find a Doctor
Superior Gluteal Artery Perforator Flap, Superior Inferior Epigastric Artery Flap, Tendonitis of the Hand and Wrist, ... Obstetric Brachial Plexus Palsy, Pediatric Brachial Plexus, Pediatric Burn Reconstruction, Pediatric Burns, Pediatric ... Co-Director, Brachial Plexus Clinic, Kennedy Krieger Institute. Director, Cleft Lip and Palate Center. Director, Facial ... Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Bell's Palsy, Brachial Plexus Injuries, Chest Wall Reconstruction, Cleft Lip, Cleft Palate, ...
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