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Association of Microvascular Dysfunction with Depression, and Central Role of Endothelial Dysfunction in Cardiorenal Syndrome

​ Cardiorenal Med. 2017 ;7(2):104-117. doi: 10.1159/000452283. Epub 2016 Dec 29. The Central Role of Endothelial Dysfunction in Cardiorenal Syndrome Zhang J1, Bottiglieri T2, McCullough PA1,3,4,5. Author information 1 Baylor Heart and Vascular Institute, TX, USA. 2 Institute of Metabolic Disease, Baylor Research Institute, TX, USA. 3 Department of Internal Medicine, Baylor University

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Endothelial dysfunction and fingertip vasoconstrictive reaction in response to mental stress can help predict subjects with CAD at greater risk of developing MSIMI

Int J Cardiol. 2017 May 25. pii: S0167-5273(17)31257-3. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2017.05.093. [Epub ahead of print] Hemodynamic, catecholamine, vasomotor and vascular responses: Determinants of myocardial ischemia during mental stress. Hammadah M1, Alkhoder A1, Al Mheid I1, Wilmot K1, Isakadze N1, Abdulhadi N1, Chou D2, Obideen M1, O’Neal WT1, Sullivan S2, Tahhan AS1, Kelli HM1, Ramadan R1, Pimple P2, Sandesara P1, Shah AJ3, Ward L2, Ko YA4, Sun Y2, Uphoff

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Prognostic Value of Flow-Mediated Vasodilation in Brachial Artery and Fingertip Artery for Cardiovascular Events: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

Journal of American Heart Association 4(11) pii: e002270. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.115.002270. Matsuzawa Y1, Kwon TG1, Lennon RJ2, Lerman LO3, Lerman A1. Author information 1 Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN (Y.M., T.G.K., A.L.). 2 Division of Biomedical Statistics and Informatics, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN (R.J.L.). 3 Division of Nephrology and Hypertension,

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Evaluation of the systemic micro- and macrovasculature in stable angina: A case-control study.

PLoS One. 2017 May 25;12(5):e0178412. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0178412. eCollection 2017. Neisius U1,2, Olson E1, Rossi SH1, Ibrahim HA1, Currie G1, Dominiczak AF1, Delles C1. Author information 1 BHF Glasgow Cardiovascular Research Centre, Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, United Kingdom. 2 Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center,

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Medium-term effect of sublingual l-glutathione supplementation on flow-mediated dilation in subjects with cardiovascular risk factors.

Nutrition. 2017 Jun;38:41-47. doi: 10.1016/j.nut.2016.12.018. Epub 2017 Jan 7. Campolo J1, Bernardi S2, Cozzi L2, Rocchiccioli S2, Dellanoce C2, Cecchettini A3, Tonini A2, Parolini M2, De Chiara B4, Micheloni G5, Pelosi G2, Passino C6, Giannattasio C4, Parodi O2. Author information 1 CNR Institute of Clinical Physiology, Milan and Pisa, Italy. Electronic address: 2 CNR Institute of Clinical Physiology, Milan and Pisa, Italy.

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Skin Microvascular Endothelial Dysfunction Is Associated with Type 2 Diabetes Independently of Microalbuminuria and Arterial Stiffness

Diab Vasc Dis Res. 2017 May 1:1479164117707706. doi: 10.1177/1479164117707706. [Epub ahead of print] Skin microvascular endothelial dysfunction is associated with type 2 diabetes independently of microalbuminuria and arterial stiffness. Jonasson H1, Bergstrand S1,2, Nystrom FH2, Länne T2, Östgren CJ2, Bjarnegård N2, Fredriksson I1,3, Larsson M1, Strömberg T1.

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Microvascular Aging. What is your microvascular age? Measure endothelial function.

Curr Hypertens Rev. 2017 May 4. doi: 10.2174/1573402113666170505115010. [Epub ahead of print] Microvascular alterations in hypertension and vascular aging. Savoia C1, Battistoni A1, Calvez V1, Cesario V1, Montefusco G1, Filippini A2. Author information 1 Clinical and Molecular Medicine Department, Cardiology Unit, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, Sant’Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome.

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Effect of Nut Consumption on Vascular Endothelial Function — Walnut Bests Others

Clin Nutr. 2017 Apr 20. pii: S0261-5614(17)30150-4. doi: 10.1016/j.clnu.2017.04.011. [Epub ahead of print] Effect of nut consumption on vascular endothelial function: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Xiao Y1, Huang W2, Peng C2, Zhang J2, Wong C3, Kim JH3, Yeoh EK3, Su X4. Author information 1

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New Study Linked Blood Sugar Fluctuations in Non-DM Patients to Endothelial Dysfunction and Poor Outcomes

J Am Heart Assoc. 2017 Apr 26;6(5). pii: e004841. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.116.004841. Effects of the Mean Amplitude of Glycemic Excursions and Vascular Endothelial Dysfunction on Cardiovascular Events in Nondiabetic Patients With Coronary Artery Disease. Akasaka T1, Sueta D1, Tabata N1, Takashio S1, Yamamoto E1, Izumiya Y1, Tsujita K1, Kojima S1, Kaikita K1, Matsui K1, Hokimoto S2. Author information 1

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Microvascular Endothelial Cell Function in Health and Disease Linked to MMPs and TIMPs

Prog Mol Biol Transl Sci. 2017;147:101-131. doi: 10.1016/bs.pmbts.2017.01.001. Epub 2017 Mar 27. The Balance Between Metalloproteinases and TIMPs: Critical Regulator of Microvascular Endothelial Cell Function in Health and Disease. Masciantonio MG1, Lee CKS1, Arpino V1, Mehta S2, Gill SE3. Author information 1 Centre for Critical Illness Research, Lawson Health Research Institute, London, ON, Canada;

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