*  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
*  Comparative predictive and diagnostic value of flow-mediated vasodilation in the brachial artery and intima media thickness of...
... in the carotid artery correlate with the extent of coronary artery ... in the brachial artery (BA), endothelium-dependent vasodilatation, and intima media thickness (IMT) ... mediated vasodilation in the brachial artery and intima media thickness of the carotid artery for assessment of coronary artery ... Brachial Artery / ultrasonography*. Carotid Stenosis / ultrasonography*. Coronary Artery Disease / diagnosis*. ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/Comparative-predictive-diagnostic-value-flow/17258333.html
*  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
*  OMEGA-3-Polyunsaturated Fatty-Acids (N3-Pufa) In Patients With Peripheral Arterial Disease - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Primary outcome parameter is endothelial function assessed by flow-mediated vasodilation using brachial artery ultrasound. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01367145
*  Acute effects of vasoactive drug treatment on brachial artery reactivity | JACC: Journal of the American College of Cardiology
For the entire group of normal subjects, mean baseline brachial artery FMD was 9.5 ± 5.3% and NMD 17.8 ± 6.6%, brachial artery ... However, there was no significant effect of treatment on brachial artery dilation. In patients with coronary artery disease on ... Acute effects of vasoactive drug treatment on brachial artery reactivity. Noyan Gokce, Monika Holbrook, Liza M Hunter, Joseph ... Acute effects of vasoactive drug treatment on brachial artery reactivity. Noyan Gokce, Monika Holbrook, Liza M Hunter, Joseph ...
  http://www.onlinejacc.org/content/40/4/761
*  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
*  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 - 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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*  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
*  Brachial artery | definition of brachial artery by Medical dictionary
... brachial artery explanation free. What is brachial artery? Meaning of brachial artery medical term. What does brachial artery ... Looking for online definition of brachial artery in the Medical Dictionary? ... brachial artery. The main artery of the arm. The brachial artery is a continuation of the axillary artery and it runs on the ... brachial artery. the principal artery of the upper arm that is the continuation of the axillary artery. It has three branches ...
  https://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/brachial+artery
*  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
*  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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