Association between Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms in Cardiovascular Developmental Critical Genes and Hypertension: A Propensity Score Matching Analysis.
In conclusion, our findings suggest that rs3025010 may play a role in the pathogenesis of hypertension, which may be a potential target for individualized prevention and treatment of hypertension. PMID: 32257424 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
CONCLUSION: The design results revealed that an optimum exposure of 1:2 of isopropanol: formaldehyde vapours for sixty minutes resulted in desired release of second pulse of dose after a predetermined lag time of 5 hours as desired. '3Cap' system was successful in achieving floating and pulsed release of hypertensive drug opening a 'new lease of life' to the existing drug molecule. PMID: 32484113 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Resumo Revis ão sistemática sobre fatores demográficos, socioeconômicos, comportamentais e antropométricos associados à hipertensão (HAS). Foram incluídos estudos observacionais, de populações com 18 anos ou mais, dos últimos dez anos, publicados em inglês, português ou espanhol das bases Pubmed, We b of Science, Scopus e Lilacs. Ao final, foram incluídos 42 artigos, a maioria do tipo seccional. A idade e o Índice de Massa Corporal (IMC) elevados foram os fatores relacionados à maior chance de ter HAS mais encontrad...
ConclusionRobotically assisted Heller myotomy and POEM are safe and efficacious treatments for achalasia with lower rates of technical complications compared to laparoscopic Heller myotomy. With the advancements in endoscopic instruments and robotic surgery, POEM and robotically assisted Heller myotomy should be considered in the treatment of achalasia and esophageal dysmotility disorders.
Publication date: Available online 2 June 2020Source: Nutrition, Metabolism and Cardiovascular DiseasesAuthor(s): Xin Liu, Lin Shi, Xiaoshuang Dai, Huangtao Chen, Chenglin Zhang, Pei Wang, Qian Wu, Lingxia Zeng, Hong Yan
Background and aim Recent clinical trials have confirmed that Helicobacter pylori infection is positively associated with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), although some research has shown a negative association. Therefore, to confirm whether H. pylori eradication treatment is feasible for NAFLD patients in our hospital, we aimed to establish the association between H. pylori infection and NAFLD. Methods We enrolled 91 patients with NAFLD diagnosed by abdominal B-mode ultrasonography between January and December 2018. H. pylori infection was confirmed by C13 urea breath test, and liver function, glycometabolis...
Publication date: August 2020Source: IJC Heart &Vasculature, Volume 29Author(s): M.C.J. van Thor, R.J. Snijder, J.C. Kelder, J.J. Mager, M.C. Post
Abstract The extract of Lycium bark (LBE), which is the root bark of Lycium chinense, has long been used in China for hypertension, inflammation, and diabetes. LBE has been reported to ameliorate hyperglycemia in mice with alloxan-induced type 1 diabetes, but evidence on the effect of LBE in diabetes had not been enough. Therefore, we investigated the effects of LBE on type 2 diabetes using db/db mice. Nine-week-old male db/db mice were orally administered LBE (425 mg/kg) for 10 weeks. Blood samples were collected under anesthesia for the determination of blood glucose and insulin levels. The blood glucose ...
Authors: Maki H, Kubota K, Hatano M, Minatsuki S, Amiya E, Yoshizaki A, Asano Y, Morita H, Sato S, Komuro I Abstract The errors in the following list appeared in the article titled "Characteristics of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension in Patients with Systemic Sclerosis and Anticentriole Autoantibodies" by Hisataka Maki, Kana Kubota, Masaru Hatano, Shun Minatsuki, Eisuke Amiya, Ayumi Yoshizaki, Yoshihide Asano, Hiroyuki Morita, Shinichi Sato, Issei Komuro (Vol 61, No.2, 413-418, 2020). PMID: 32475958 [PubMed - in process]
CONCLUSION: Inpatient consultations is very useful to the patient and managing physician. Although a better knowledge in the identification of common ophthalmic conditions can help to reduce the number of inpatient consults from other medical specialties. PMID: 32476114 [PubMed - in process]
Title: AHA News: Both Blood Pressure Numbers Key to Pinpointing Heart Attack, Stroke Risk in Young AdultsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 6/2/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/3/2020 12:00:00 AM