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- Role of Cholesterol as a Risk Factor in Cardiovascular Diseases
- Lowering Blood Cholesterol to Prevent Heart Disease
- Cholesterol and Heart Disease: Current Concepts in Pathogenesis and Treatment
Coronary heart disease is responsible for more than , deaths in the United States each year. It is responsible for more deaths than all forms of cancer combined. There are more than 5.
Role of Cholesterol as a Risk Factor in Cardiovascular Diseases
Metrics details. The aim of the present study was to identify a threshold for the cholesterol level at which the risk of cardiovascular disease CVD begins to increase in people with type 2 diabetes mellitus DM. Subjects with previous CVD were excluded. There were 78, cases of stroke 3. Current evidence indicates that dyslipidemia is a strong predictor of cardiovascular disease CVD.
One of the modifiable risk factors associated with coronary heart disease CHD is hypercholesterolemia. This paper reviews the major plasma lipids and how they relate to coronary heart disease. Among blacks, CHD is the leading cause of death and disability. Blacks, in general, have been found to have lower low density lipoprotein LDL , lower very low density lipoprotein VLDL , and higher high density lipoprotein HDL levels than whites, but there is some evidence to suggest that lipid and lipoprotein profiles may differ in middle and upper socioeconomic subgroups of the black population from those reported for lower socioeconomic groups. Diet therapy is the mainstay of treatment, and may lower blood cholesterol levels by 10 to 15 percent. For those unresponsive to diet therapy alone, a number of hypolipidemic drugs are available; some drugs cholestyramine and colestipol work by increasing the clearance of lipoprotein and others clofibrate, nicotinic acid, and probucol decrease the production of lipoproteins. The combination of diet and drugs may result in a decrease in cholesterol levels of 30 percent or more.
Lowering Blood Cholesterol to Prevent Heart Disease
Cardiovascular disease is the most common cause of death in adult population in the world. The disease includes numerous problems, many of which are related to a process called atherosclerosis. Atherosclerosis is a condition that develops when a substance called plaque builds up in the walls of the arteries. This plaque narrows the arteries, making it harder for blood to flow through. If a blood clot forms, it can stop the blood flow. This can cause a heart attack or stroke. There are many risk factors associated with cardio vascular disease CVD.
This open-access and indexed, peer-reviewed journal publishes review articles ideal for the busy physician. The copyright in this work belongs to Radcliffe Medical Media. Permission is required for reuse of this content. Cardiovascular disease CVD is the leading cause of death in both men and women, yet the extent of the problem in women is frequently underestimated and, compared with men, women are less likely to be offered interventions, are less likely to be represented in clinical trials and have a worse prognosis. This article aims to examine the extent of the problem of CVD in women, summarise the physiology and effects of menopause, explore the link between menopause and CVD risk factors and offer suggestions to reduce the risk of CVD in menopausal women.
urated fat and cholesterol are linked to both elevated low- density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol and increased inci- dence of coronary heart disease (CHD).
Cholesterol and Heart Disease: Current Concepts in Pathogenesis and Treatment
Cholesterol is a waxy substance found in your blood and in your cells. Your liver makes most of the cholesterol in your body. The rest comes from foods you eat. Cholesterol travels in your blood bundled up in packets called lipoproteins.
Cardiovascular disease CVD is a class of diseases that involve the heart or blood vessels. The underlying mechanisms vary depending on the disease. Cardiovascular diseases are the leading cause of death worldwide except Africa. There are many cardiovascular diseases involving the blood vessels.
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