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Metabolic Syndrome

Progression of aortic stenosis after an acute myocardial infarction.

Jun 22, 2022

Myocardial infarction (MI) has been shown to induce fibrotic remodelling of the mitral and tricuspid valves. It is unknown whether MI also induces pathological remodelling of the aortic valve and alte...

Cardiovascular Risk Assessment by SCORE2 Predicts Risk for Colorectal Neoplasia and Tumor-Related Mortality.

Jun 22, 2022

The European Society of Cardiology endorsed SCORE2 to assess cardiovascular risk. The aim of this observational, retrospective study was to assess whether SCORE2 is associated with colorectal neoplasi...

In-hospital mortality and readmission after ST-elevation myocardial infarction in nonagenarians: A nationwide analysis from the United States.

May 16, 2022

To assess readmission rates in nonagenarians (age ≥ 90 years) with ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) following primary percutaneous coronary intervention (pPCI) versus no pPCI.There a...

Targeted neutrophil-mimetic liposomes promote cardiac repair by adsorbing proinflammatory cytokines and regulating the immune microenvironment.

May 09, 2022

Acute myocardial infarction (MI) induces a sterile inflammatory response that may result in poor cardiac remodeling and dysfunction. Despite the progress in anti-cytokine biologics, anti-inflammation ...

A dual crosslinked hydrogel-mediated integrated peptides and BMSC therapy for myocardial regeneration.

Apr 25, 2022

The efficacy of myocardial regeneration strategies for myocardial infarction (MI) is significantly compromised by the complex structure and microenvironment of the myocardium. Although tissue engineer...

Age-Related Difference in the Impact of Diabetes Mellitus on All-Cause Mortality after Acute Myocardial Infarction.

Apr 25, 2022

To test the hypothesis that the impact of diabetes mellitus on clinical outcomes after acute myocardial infarction (AMI) can vary by age.A total of 12,600 AMI patients from the Korea Acute Myocardial ...

The Achievement of Non-high-density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Target in Patients with Very High Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease Risk Stratified by Triglyceride Levels Despite Statin-controlled Low-density Lipoprotein Cholesterol.

Apr 25, 2022

We sought to estimate the percentage achievements of non-high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (non-HDL-C) target in patients with very high atheroscleroticcardiovascular diseases (ASCVD) risk stratifi...

New horizons in Type 2 myocardial infarction: pathogenesis, assessment and management of an emerging geriatric disease.

Apr 11, 2022

Type 2 myocardial infarction (MI) is characterised by a functional imbalance between myocardial oxygen supply and demand in the absence of a thrombotic process, leading to myocardial necrosis. This ty...

Nrf2 attenuates the innate immune response after experimental myocardial infarction.

Mar 28, 2022

There is compelling evidence implicating dysregulated inflammation in the mechanism of ventricular remodeling and heart failure (HF) after MI. The transcription factor nuclear factor erythroid-derived...

Cardiac and obstetric outcomes in pregnant women with heart disease: appraisal of the 2018 mWHO classification.

Mar 28, 2022

To appraise the application of the 2018 European Society of Cardiology-adapted modified WHO (mWHO) classification to pregnant women with heart disease managed at our maternal-fetal medicine referral c...

Association of pre-admission opioid abuse and/or dependence on major complications in traumatic brain injury (TBI) patients.

Mar 14, 2022

In the last few decades, an opioid related health crisis has been a challenging problem in many countries around the world, especially the United States. Better understanding of the association of pre...

Transitional changes in the structure of C-reactive protein create highly pro-inflammatory molecules: Therapeutic implications for cardiovascular diseases.

Mar 07, 2022

C-reactive protein (CRP) is the prototypic acute-phase reactant that has long been recognized almost exclusively as a marker of inflammation and predictor of cardiovascular risk. However, accumulating...

Norton Scale Score and long-term healthcare services utilization after acute myocardial infarction.

Feb 28, 2022

Many patients admitted with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) have considerable multimorbidity, sometimes associated with functional limitations. The Norton Scale Score (NSS) evaluates clinical aspect...

Effects of Ticagrelor and Clopidogrel on Coronary Microcirculation in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction.

Feb 28, 2022

Clopidogrel has been demonstrated to be effective in improving coronary microcirculation (CM) among patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) treated with fibrinolytics. Ticagrelor is a...

Association of participation in Cardiac Rehabilitation with Social Vulnerability Index: The behavioral risk factor surveillance system.

Feb 21, 2022

To identify whether social vulnerability is associated with low cardiac rehabilitations (CR) use, a Class I recommendation by current treatment guidelines following acute myocardial infarction (AMI).W...

DNA-Templated ultrasmall bismuth sulfide nanoparticles for photoacoustic imaging of myocardial infarction.

Feb 14, 2022

Photoacoustic imaging (PAI) has shown great clinical potential in diagnosing various diseases due to its noninvasive, cost-effective, and real-time imaging properties but is limited by the lack of con...

Metabolomic study on the protective effect of isoorientin against myocardial infarction.

Feb 14, 2022

Myocardial infarction has become one of the largest threats to human life. Myocardial ischemia and hypoxia caused by myocardial infarction are important causes of myocardial cell injury. Compared with...

Immunomodulatory properties of antihypertensive drugs and digitalis glycosides.

Feb 14, 2022

The role of chronic inflammatory process in the pathogenesis or exacerbation of hypertension has been already acknowledged.Therefore, one can speculate that hypotensive drugs may exert some of their t...

Simultaneously Occurring Ischemic Stroke, Leg Artery Occlusion, and Pulmonary Embolism Induced by a Uterine Myoma.

Feb 07, 2022

Paradoxical embolism from venous thrombosis through the patent foramen ovale is a rare but well-known cause of stroke in young adults. Here, we report a case of simultaneous middle cerebral artery inf...

Metabolic Side Effects of Olanzapine in Patients With Psychotic Disorders in Oman: A Retrospective Cohort Study.

Feb 07, 2022

We evaluated the impact of olanzapine on metabolic changes in patients with psychotic disorders. This was a retrospective cohort study involving patients prescribed olanzapine and attending Sultan Qab...