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The effects of the duration of mobile phone use on heart rate variability parameters in healthy subjects
Objective: This study aimed to estimate the influence of the duration of mobile phone use on heart rate variability (HRV) in healthy individuals. Methods: One hundred forty-eight individuals without any established systemic ...
The effect of emotional status and health-related quality of life on the severity of coronary artery disease
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The classic Glenn operation in the double inlet left ventricle: a 20-year follow-up
Functional univentricular heart is a rare and complex congenital anomaly. The prognosis is usually poor without any surgical intervention and long-term survival is rare. In this article, we report a 57-year-old female ...
Cholesterol-related gene variants are associated with diabetes in coronary artery disease patients
Coronary artery disease (CAD) which is a complex cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death worldwide. The changing prevalence of the disease in diferent ethnic groups pointing out the genetic background of CAD. ...
Effects of glomerular filtration rate on the severity of coronary heart disease
Objective: Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is considered to beone of the most common risk factors for cardiovascular diseases.Glomerular filtration rate (GFR) is the best method oftesting level of kidney function and determining ...
Epicardial adipose tissue thickness can be used to predict major adverse cardiac events
Objective Increase in epicardial adipose tissue (EAT) thickness is associated with subclinical and manifest coronary artery disease. In addition, it is associated with the severity and extent of coronary atherosclerosis. ...
The role of bilirubin and its protective function against coronary heart disease
BACKGROUND:Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality both in industrialized and developing countries. Atherosclerosis is a chronic inflammatory disease of the arterial wall, ...
Is mean platelet volume associated with the angiographic severity of coronary artery disease?
Background: Platelet activation and aggregation play key roles both in the pathogenesis of atherosclerosis and in the developmentof acute thrombotic events. Platelet volume is a marker of platelet activation and function, ...
Lower levels of serum high-density lipoprotein cholesterol are associated with a worse duke treadmill score in men but not in women
Background: High-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C) levels are inversely related to the atherosclerotic burden and are higher in women than in men. We aimed to investigate the sex-specific relationship between serum ...
Lower serum levels of angiopoietin like protein-6 are associated with significant coronary artery disease
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