Download PDF by Ulf Landmesser, Helmut Drexler (auth.), Martial G. Bourassa,: Antioxidants and Cardiovascular Disease

By Ulf Landmesser, Helmut Drexler (auth.), Martial G. Bourassa, Jean-Claude Tardif (eds.)

ISBN-10: 0387295526

ISBN-13: 9780387295527

ISBN-10: 0387295534

ISBN-13: 9780387295534

Antioxidants and heart problems, moment version addresses a fancy yet very well timed and interesting challenge in cardiovascular medication. it's written via well-known specialists within the fields of atherosclerosis and antioxidants. it may be of curiosity not just to academicians but in addition to practising physicians. the 1st 5 chapters assessment the final suggestions of oxidative tension and their dating to lipid metabolism, endothelial disorder, genetics and transcriptional components. the following seven chapters describe lately outlined markers of oxidative tension, pharmacological compounds with antioxidant task, traditional antioxidants present in micronutrients and in nutrient-rich diets, and experiences the hot facts for his or her efficacy or loss of efficacy in sufferers with heart problems or cardiovascular hazard components. The final seven chapters talk about the capability healing advantages of antioxidants in a few cardiovascular stipulations which come with atherosclerosis, restenosis after percutaneous coronary intervention, significant cardiovascular danger elements resembling high blood pressure, diabetes mellitus and dyslipidemia, and left ventricular disorder and congestive center failure.

Martial G. Bourassa, M.D. and Jean-Claude Tardif, M.D. are affiliated with the Montreal middle Institute, examine heart and division of drugs, college of medication, college of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Show description

Read or Download Antioxidants and Cardiovascular Disease PDF

Similar cardiovascular books

Download e-book for iPad: Handbook on Neurovascular Ultrasound by R.W. Baumgartner, J. Bogousslavsky

Neurovascular ultrasound raises the reliability of assessing occlusive cerebrovascular ailment, together with the detection of instable carotid plaques, the delineation of cerebral perfusion and healing strategies resembling ultrasound-enhanced sonothrombolysis. Written by means of foreign specialists, this booklet offers the reader with the current wisdom and destiny examine instructions of diagnostic and healing neurovascular ultrasound.

Download PDF by William H. Frishman M.D., Angela Cheng-Lai Pharm.D. (auth.),: Current Cardiovascular Drugs

The 3rd variation of present Cardiovascular medications is designed to supply an up to date sensible compendium of present wisdom relating to cardiovascular drug treatment in a concise, simply readable layout. The publication is equipped into chapters by means of drug type, and info the pharmacologic features of particular remedy entities.

Leon Goldman (auth.), George S. Abela M.D. (eds.)'s Lasers in Cardiovascular Medicine and Surgery: Fundamentals PDF

Following the appearance of percutaneous balloon vel oped and come for medical use, besides angioplasty, interventional cardiovascular professional­ as those who are nonetheless in investigational levels. cedures became of significant curiosity to the medical case experiences are provided by way of professional in­ heart specialist, radiologist, and cardiovascular vestigators at the use of varied catheter platforms health care provider.

Moss & Adams’ Heart Disease in Infants, Children, and - download pdf or read online

This eighth version of Moss and Adams' center affliction in babies, young children, and children: together with the Fetus and younger grownup, offers up to date and valuable details from major specialists in pediatric cardiology. additional chapters and a spouse site that comes with the entire textual content with bonus query and solution sections make this Moss and Adams’ version a priceless source in the event you deal with babies, little ones, youngsters, teenagers, and fetuses with middle affliction.

Extra info for Antioxidants and Cardiovascular Disease

Example text

78. 79. 80. 81. 15 Grote K, Flach I, Luchtefeld M, et al Mechanical stretch enhances mRNA expression and proenzyme release of matrix metalloproteinase-2 (MMP-2) via NAD(P)H oxidasederived reactive oxygen species. Circ Res 2003;92:e80-6. Ceriello A, Motz E. Is Oxidative stress the pathogenic mechanism underlying insulin resistance, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease? The common soil hypothesis revisited. Arterioscler Thromb Vase Biol 2004;24:816-23. Blendea MC, Jacobs D, Stump CS, et al. Abrogation of oxidative stress improves insulin sensitivity in the ren2 rat model of tissue angiotensin II overexpression.

36 S. Tsimikas 15. Tsimikas S, Lau HK, Han KR et al. Percutaneous coronary intervention results in acute increases in oxidized phospholipids and Lp(a): Acute and long-term immunological responses to oxidized LDL. Circulation 2004;109:3164-70. Esterbauer H, Gebicki J, Puhl H et al. The role of lipid peroxidation and antioxidants in oxidative modification of LDL. Free Radic Biol Med 1992;13:341-90. Berliner JA, Territo MC, Sevanian A et al. Minimally modified low density lipoprotein stimulates monocyte endothelial interactions.

Br J Pharmacol 1997; 120:1199-206. Bocan TM, Rosebury WS, Mueller SB et al. A specific 15-lipoxygenase inhibitor limits the progression and monocyte-macrophage enrichment of hypercholesterolemiainduced atherosclerosis in the rabbit. Atherosclerosis 1998;136:203-16. George J, Afek A, Shaish A et al. 12/15-Lipoxygenase gene disruption attenuates atherogenesis in LDL receptor-deficient mice. Circuladon 2001;104:1646-50. Harats D, Shaish A, George J et al. Overexpression of 15-lipoxygenase in vascular endothelium accelerates early atherosclerosis in LDL receptor-deficient mice.

Download PDF sample

Antioxidants and Cardiovascular Disease by Ulf Landmesser, Helmut Drexler (auth.), Martial G. Bourassa, Jean-Claude Tardif (eds.)

by Mark

Rated 4.76 of 5 – based on 44 votes