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Resistance training as a medicine to improve endothelial function

Resistance training as a medicine to improve endothelial function   Arno Schmidt-Trucksäss arno.schmidt-trucksaess@unibas.ch   Editorial on “Resistance training as a medicine to improve endothelial function” see Ref(1).   Department of Sport, Exercise and Health, Division Sports and Exercise Medicine, University of Basel, Switzerland   Abstract The idea that

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Grape Juice in New Year’s Resolution to Improve Endothelial Function?

Pleotropic Effects of Polyphenols in Cardiovascular System   Abstract Numerous epidemiological and clinical studies demonstrate the beneficial effects of naturally occurring, polyphenol supplementations, on cardiovascular system. The present review emphasizes on the risk factors associated with cardiovascular disorders (involving heart and blood vessels), and overview of preclinical

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To beer or not to beer: A meta-analysis of the effects of beer consumption on cardiovascular health

PLoS One 2020 Jun 3;15(6):e0233619  To beer or not to beer: A meta-analysis of the effects of beer consumption on cardiovascular health Giorgia Spaggiari 1, Angelo Cignarelli 2, Andrea Sansone 3, Matteo Baldi 4, Daniele Santi 1 5 Abstract A moderate alcohol consumption is demonstrated to exert

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Endothelial dysfunction in people with depressive disorders: A systematic review and meta-analysis

J Psychiatr Res 2021 141:152-159  Endothelial dysfunction in people with depressive disorders: A systematic review and meta-analysis Aline J Waclawovsky 1, Edineia de Brito 2, Lee Smith 3, Davy Vancampfort 4, Antônio M V da Silva 5, Felipe B Schuch 6 Abstract The study aimed to identify

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Non-Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease Affecting Millions Linked to Endothelial Dysfunction, Exaggerated by Mental Stress

Eur Cardiol 2021 Oct 12;16:e37 The Role of Mental Stress in Ischaemia with No Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease and Coronary Vasomotor Disorders Roos Et van der Meer 1, Angela Hem Maas 2 Affiliations 1 Utrecht University Utrecht, the Netherlands. 2 Department of Cardiology, Radboud University Medical Center Nijmegen, the Netherlands.

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Habitual intake of dietary advanced glycation end products is not associated with generalized microvascular function-the Maastricht Study

Am J Clin Nutr 2021 Sep 28 Habitual intake of dietary advanced glycation end products is not associated with generalized microvascular function-the Maastricht Study Armand M A Linkens 1 2, Alfons J H M Houben 1 2, Abraham A Kroon 1 2, Miranda T Schram 1 2, Tos T J M Berendschot 3, Carroll A B Webers 3, Marleen van Greevenbroek 1 2, Ronald M A

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Endothelial dysfunction: a therapeutic target in bacterial sepsis?

Expert Opin Ther Targets 2021 Oct 4. Endothelial dysfunction: a therapeutic target in bacterial sepsis? Jean-Louis Vincent 1, Can Ince 2, Peter Pickkers 3 Affiliations 1 Dept of Intensive Care, Erasme Hospital, Université libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium. 2 Department of Intensive Care, Laboratory of Translational Intensive Care, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center,

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Peripheral microvascular endothelial dysfunction detects high‐risk patients for ischemic stroke

J Am Heart Assoc 2021 Oct 8;e021066. Impact of Peripheral Microvascular Endothelial Dysfunction on White Matter Hyperintensity Takumi Toya 1 2, Jaskanwal D Sara 1, Eugene L Scharf 3, Ali Ahmad 1, Valentina Nardi 1, Ilke Ozcan 1, Lilach O Lerman 4, Amir Lerman 1 Affiliations collapse Affiliations 1 Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Mayo Clinic Rochester MN. 2 Division of Cardiology National Defense Medical

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Body Shape and Endothelial Dysfunction -Data from a large Japanese study

Sci Rep 2021 Sep 9;11(1):17873 A body shape index is associated with endothelial dysfunction in both men and women Masato Kajikawa 1, Tatsuya Maruhashi 2, Shinji Kishimoto 2, Takayuki Yamaji 3, Takahiro Harada 3, Yu Hashimoto 3, Yiming Han 2, Aya Mizobuchi 2, Gaku Aoki 4, Kenichi Yoshimura 4, Kazuaki Chayama 5, Chikara Goto 6, Farina Mohamad Yusoff 2, Ayumu Nakashima 7, Yukihito Higashi 8 9 Abstract A body shape index (ABSI) was proposed for estimation of

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Low-Dose Aspirin vs. Xarelto in Diabetic Patients with CVD: The role of endothelial function testing

Diabetologia 2021 Sep 8. Rivaroxaban compared with low-dose aspirin in individuals with type 2 diabetes and high cardiovascular risk: a randomised trial to assess effects on endothelial function, platelet activation and vascular biomarkers Frank Pistrosch 1, Jan B Matschke 2, Dorothea Schipp 3, Bernhard Schipp 4, Elena Henkel 5, Ingo Weigmann 2, Jan Sradnick 2, Stefan R Bornstein 2, Andreas L Birkenfeld 6 7, Markolf Hanefeld 2

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