Heart disease has a substantial psychological component

MADRID, Oct. 17 (UPI) -- Greek researchers say cardiovascular disease has a substantial psychological component and psychological interventions such as music therapy halve deaths.
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AbstractThe aim of this study was to investigate the role of B7-H3 in prognosis of congenital heart disease (CHD) children patients. A total of 65 CHD patients within age 3 –12 years who went to our hospital were included during August 2011 to December 2012. Demographic data including age, sex, weight, clinical basic information such as New York Heart Association (NYHA) class, pathological type were collected. Blood samples were collected and serum levels of B7-H3, C -reactive protein (CRP), N-Terminal Pro-Brain Natriuretic Peptide (NT-pro-BNP), and High-sensitivity Troponin T (hsTnT) were determined by enzyme-linked...
Source: Pediatric Cardiology - Category: Cardiology Source Type: research
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Authors: Michas G, Karvelas G, Trikas A Abstract Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is a significant and ever-growing problem in Europe, accounting for nearly 45% of all deaths and leading to significant morbidity. Greece is one of the European Union member states that top the list of deaths due to ischemic heart disease and stroke, a fact that is mainly attributed to unfavorable changes in modifiable risk factors. The aim of this review is to examine the latest evidence on the most important CVD risk factors. According to studies conducted during the last two decades, the prevalence of arterial hypertension, hypercholes...
Source: Hellenic Journal of Cardiology - Category: Cardiology Tags: Hellenic J Cardiol Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 15 October 2018Source: Medical Journal Armed Forces IndiaAuthor(s): Vivek Aggarwal, A. Jayachandra, Naveen Aggarwal, Faiz AhmedAbstractBackgroundThe aim is to study cardiac abnormalities as detected by transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) in young patients (
Source: Medical Journal Armed Forces India - Category: General Medicine Source Type: research
Journal Name: Drug Metabolism and Personalized Therapy Issue: Ahead of print
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Publication date: Available online 15 October 2018Source: Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical AnalysisAuthor(s): Paz Otero, Manuel I. López-Martínez, Mónica R. García-RiscoAbstractThe increase of pathologies like cardiovascular diseases, obesity or diabetes due to the nature of diet is a matter of concern in our society. Because of this, there is a high interest in healthy natural products that could prevent the appearance of such diseases. This paper aims to study the content of fatty acids (FAs) and phenolic compounds of brown alga Laminaria ochroleuca (L. ochroleuca) and to determine the...
Source: Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: research
ConclusionsOur data demonstrate that NAs have a different experience with the healthcare system than non-NAs after a burn injury. The majority of these issues revolve around socioeconomic differences between the two groups.
Source: Burns - Category: Dermatology Source Type: research
Authors: Zhao X, Meng L, Jiang J, Wu X Abstract We performed this study to better elucidate the relationship between vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) polymorphisms and coronary heart disease (CHD). Eligible articles were searched in PubMed, Medline, Embase, Scopus and CNKI. A total of 24 studies containing 6489 CHD patients and 5664 control subjects were analyzed. Our overall and subgroup analyses suggested that rs699947 polymorphism was significantly associated with CHD susceptibility in both Caucasians and Asians, rs1570360 polymorphism was significantly associated with CHD susceptibility in Caucasians, ...
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