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Serious Venous Thromboembolism, Heterozygous Factor V Leiden and Prothrombin G20210A Mutations in a Patient with Klinefelter Syndrome and Type 2 Diabetes
(Japan Soc Internal Medicine, 2009)
Klinefelter's syndrome (KS) is a common cause of man infertility characterized by small testes, gynecomastia and hypogonadism. Deep vein thrombosis and thomboembolic events are frequent in these patients. Hormone imbalance ...
Omega-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids: Their Potential Role in Blood Pressure Prevention and Management
(Bentham Science Publ Ltd, 2009)
Omega-3 (omega-3) polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) from fish and fish oils appear to protect against coronary heart disease: their dietary intake is in fact inversely associated with cardiovascular disease morbidity/mortality ...
Berberine: metabolic and cardiovascular effects in preclinical and clinical trials
(Dove Medical Press Ltd, 2009)
Berberine is a plant alkaloid with numerous biological activities. A large body of preclinical in vitro and in vivo studies support different pharmacological actions of berberine that could be potentially useful in the ...
The factors that affect plasma homocysteine levels, pulse wave velocity and their relationship with cardiovascular disease indicators in peritoneal dialysis patients
Objective The incidence of cardiovascular diseases (CVD) is high in end-stage renal disease (ESRD) population and hyperhomocysteinemia is an important CVD risk factor. The aims of this study are to asses the incidence ...
Metabolic and cardiovascular effects of berberine: from preclinical evidences to clinical trial results
Berberine is a plant alkaloid with various biological activities. A large body of literature support different pharmacological actions of berberine that could be interesting in the management of metabolic diseases ...