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Being an Athlete in Young Age Confers No Protection Later in Life; Maintaining Exercise Is Needed to Better Endothelial Function

J Am Heart Assoc. 2019 Sep 17;8(18): Age-Dependent Impairment in Endothelial Function and Arterial Stiffness in Former High Class Male Athletes Is No Different to That in Men With No History of Physical Training. Majerczak J1,2, Grandys M2, Frołow M3, Szkutnik Z4, Zakrzewska A3, Niżankowski R3, Duda K2, Chlopicki S3,5,

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Effects of Trimetazidine Pretreatment on Endothelial Dysfunction and Myocardial Injury in Unstable Angina Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention

Cardiol Res Pract. 2019 Sep 2;2019:4230948. Effects of Trimetazidine Pretreatment on Endothelial Dysfunction and Myocardial Injury in Unstable Angina Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. Shao S1, Shi Z2, Tse G3,4, Wang X1, Ni Y1, Liu H1, Liu T1, Li G1. Author information 1 Tianjin Key Laboratory of Ionic-Molecular Function of Cardiovascular

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Effects of MetF Therapy on Coronary Endothelial Dysfunction in Patients With Prediabetes With Stable Angina and Nonobstructive Coronary Artery Stenosis: The CODYCE Multicenter Prospective Study.

Diabetes Care. 2019 Oct;42(10):1946-1955. Effects of MetF Therapy on Coronary Endothelial Dysfunction in Patients With Prediabetes With Stable Angina and Nonobstructive Coronary Artery Stenosis: The CODYCE Multicenter Prospective Study. Sardu C1, Paolisso P2, Sacra C3, Mauro C4, Minicucci F4, Portoghese M5, Rizzo MR2, Barbieri M2, Sasso FC2, D’Onofrio

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One Way to Treat Endothelial Dysfunction: Lowering Triglycerides

Curr Opin Lipidol. 2019 Oct;30(5):364-369. Triglycerides and endothelial function: molecular biology to clinical perspective. Kajikawa M1, Higashi Y1,2. Author information 1 Division of Regeneration and Medicine, Medical Center for Translational and Clinical Research, Hiroshima University Hospital. 2 Department of Cardiovascular Regeneration and Medicine, Research Institute for Radiation Biology and Medicine, Hiroshima

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Retinal and peripheral vascular function in healthy individuals with low cardiovascular risk.

Microvasc Res. 2019 Nov;126:103908 Retinal and peripheral vascular function in healthy individuals with low cardiovascular risk. Karimzad SE1, Shokr H1, Gherghel D2. Author information 1 Vascular Research Laboratory, School of Life and Health Sciences, Aston University, Birmingham, UK. 2 Vascular Research Laboratory, School of Life and Health Sciences, Aston University,

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Molecular Characteristics and Treatment of Endothelial Dysfunction in Patients with COPD: A Review Article.

Int J Mol Sci. 2019 Sep 4. Molecular Characteristics and Treatment of Endothelial Dysfunction in Patients with COPD: A Review Article. Szucs B1, Szucs C2, Petrekanits M3, Varga JT4. Author information 1 PharmaFlight Research and Training Center, H-4030 Debrecen, Hungary. 2 Department of Anatomy, Histology and Embryology,

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Oxidative Stress in Cardiovascular Diseases: Still a Therapeutic Target? (Yes, see full-text)

Nutrients. 2019 Sep 4. Oxidative Stress in Cardiovascular Diseases: Still a Therapeutic Target? Senoner T1, Dichtl W2. Author information 1 Department of Internal Medicine III, Cardiology and Angiology, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstraße 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria. Thomas.Senoner@i-med.ac.at. 2 Department of Internal Medicine III, Cardiology and Angiology, Innsbruck

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Association of Transient Endothelial Dysfunction Induced by Mental Stress With Cardiovascular Events in Patients With Coronary Artery Disease

Diabetes Metab Res Rev. 2019 Sep 11 Endothelial dysfunction and cardiovascular outcome in asymptomatic patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a pilot study. Villano A1, Mencarelli E1, Melita V1, Rizzi A1, Lamendola P1, De Vita A1, Manfredonia L1, Ravenna SE1, Pitocco D1, Lanza GA1, Crea F1. Author

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Nestle meta-analysis shows cocoa improves endothelial function

Food Funct. 2019 Sep 16. Dose-response relationship between cocoa flavanols and human endothelial function: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized trials. Sun Y1, Zimmermann D2, De Castro CA1, Actis-Goretta L1. Author information 1 Nestlé Research Centre Singapore, Singapore. lucas.actisgoretta@rdsg.nestle.com. 2 Nestlé Research Centre Lausanne, Switzerland. Abstract BACKGROUND: Several intervention studies have investigated

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From ESC Congress 2019 in Paris: Repatha (Evolocumab) Quickly Reverses Coronary Endothelial Dysfunction (in 6 Weeks)

From European Society of Cardiology Congress 2019 in Paris: Evolocumab rapidly reverses impaired coronary endothelial function in six weeks in people living with HIV and in patients with dyslipidemia Authors: T Leucker1 , G Gerstenblith1 , M Schar1 , T Brown1 , S Jones1 , R Weiss1 , A Hays1 , 1Johns Hopkins University

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