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What do you know about CVD protective factors besides HDL? Have you heard of “Endothelial Resilience”?

Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 2020 Oct 22 Exploring the Role of Endothelial Cell Resilience in Cardiovascular Health and Disease Yunling Gao 1, Zorina S Galis 1 Affiliation • 1 • From the Division of Cardiovascular Sciences, Vascular Biology and Hypertension Branch, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute,

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Does endothelial dysfunction predict cardiovascular mortality in patients with acute coronary syndrome?

ESC Congress 2020 Topic : Coronary Artery Disease, Acute Coronary Syndromes, Acute Cardiac Care Sub-topic : Acute Coronary Syndromes – Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome Session type : ePosters Endothelial dysfunction and cardiovascular mortality in patients with acute coronary syndrome Authors : T Yoshii (Yokohama,JP), T Matsuzawa (Yokohama,JP), H Nakahashi (Yokohama,JP), R Satou (Yokohama,JP),

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Is there such a thing as “metabolically healthy obese”?

ESC Congress 2020 Is metabolically healthy obesity indeed healthy at the microvascular level? Authors : E Tibirica (Rio de Janeiro,BR), G Huguenin (Rio de Janeiro,BR), L Rodrigues-Junior (Rio de Janeiro,BR), D Pecanha (Rio de Janeiro,BR), M Duque (Rio de Janeiro,BR), S Escobar (Rio de Janeiro,BR), A Duque (Rio de

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Is Coronary Artery Calcium Score Associated with Endothelial Function Measured at the Fingertips?

Atherosclerosis 313:70-75. Association of coronary calcium score with endothelial dysfunction and arterial stiffness Kristina Torngren 1, Rebecca Rylance 1, Jonas Björk 2, Gunnar Engström 3, Sophia Frantz 4, György Marko-Varga 5, Olle Melander 3, Ulf Nihlen 6, Henric Olsson 7, Maria Planck 8, André Wennersten 9, Ulf Malmqvist 9, David Erlinge 10 Affiliations 1 Department of Cardiology, Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden. 2 Department of Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine,

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Does PE and GDM-Mediated Endothelial Dysfunction Contribute to The Future Risk of Maternal Cardiometabolic Disease?

Mechanisms of Endothelial Dysfunction in Pre-eclampsia and Gestational Diabetes Mellitus: Windows Into Future Cardiometabolic Health? Colm J McElwain 1, Eszter Tuboly 1, Fergus P McCarthy 2, Cathal M McCarthy 1 Affiliations 1 Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Western Gateway Building, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland. 2 Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Cork University Maternity

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Is intermittent hypoxia good or bad? Endothelial function plays a central role.

Editorial: Intermittent Hypoxia: From Basic Mechanisms to Clinical Insights and Therapeutics Lena Lavie The implications of various forms of hypoxia to physiological or pathological conditions are enormous. In this manuscripts’ collection of “Research Topics,” expert authors focused on the effects of intermittent hypoxia (IH), the hallmark of obstructive

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COVID-19 and cardiovascular consequences: Is the endothelial dysfunction the hardest challenge?

COVID-19 and cardiovascular consequences: Is the endothelial dysfunction the hardest challenge? Serena Del Turco 1, Annamaria Vianello 2, Rosetta Ragusa 3, Chiara Caselli 3, Giuseppina Basta 4 Affiliations 1Institute of Clinical Physiology, CNR, San Cataldo Research Area, Via Moruzzi, 1, 56124 Pisa, Italy. Electronic address: serena@ifc.cnr.it. 2Department of Information Engineering, Telemedicine Section, University of Pisa, Italy.

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Endothelial Dysfunction in COVID-19: Lessons Learned from Coronaviruses

Endothelial Dysfunction in COVID-19: Lessons Learned from Coronaviruses Eleni Gavriilaki 1, Panagiota Anyfanti 1, Maria Gavriilaki 2, Antonios Lazaridis 1, Stella Douma 1, Eugenia Gkaliagkousi 3 Abstract To review current literature on endothelial dysfunction with previous coronaviruses, and present available data on the role of endothelial dysfunction in coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19) infection in terms of pathophysiology and clinical

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Why COVID-19 is, in fact, a microvascular disease and what that means for clinicians

Why COVID-19 is, in fact, a microvascular disease and what that means for clinicians Michael Walter | Vascular & Endovascular COVID-19 has impacted patients in numerous ways, making it difficult at times to properly diagnose and treat. According to a new analysis in Circulation, one key detail that cardiologists and

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Peter Libby & Thomas Luscher Declared COVID as “an Endothelial Disease”. Have you started endothelial function testing?

COVID-19 is, in the end, an endothelial disease Peter Libby, Thomas Lüscher European Heart Journal, Volume 41, Issue 32, 21 August 2020, Pages 3038–3044, https://doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehaa623 Abstract The vascular endothelium provides the crucial interface between the blood compartment and tissues, and displays a series of remarkable properties that normally maintain

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