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Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction Expert Panel Report: Current Controversies and Implications for Clinical Trials
(JACC: Heart Failure, 2018-08-01)
© 2018 American College of Cardiology Foundation The number of persons with heart failure has continued to rise over the last several years. Approximately one-half of those living with heart failure have heart failure with ...
Functional Relevance of Improbable Antibody Mutations for HIV Broadly Neutralizing Antibody Development.
(Cell host & microbe, 2018-06)
HIV-1 broadly neutralizing antibodies (bnAbs) require high levels of activation-induced cytidine deaminase (AID)-catalyzed somatic mutations for optimal neutralization potency. Probable mutations occur at sites of frequent ...
Special Considerations in the Management of Diabetes in Women.
(Journal of women's health (2002), 2018-05-10)
Type 2 diabetes and prediabetes are heterogeneous diseases that directly affect over 115 million Americans. Considerable gender differences exist with regard to diabetes risk factors, hormonal effects on glucose, ...
Dietary Patterns among Asian Indians Living in the United States Have Distinct Metabolomic Profiles That Are Associated with Cardiometabolic Risk.
(The Journal of nutrition, 2018-07)
Recent studies, primarily in non-Hispanic whites, suggest that dietary patterns have distinct metabolomic signatures that may influence disease risk. However, evidence in South Asians, a group with unique dietary patterns ...
A prospective comparison of a noninvasive cardiac output monitor versus esophageal doppler monitor for goal-directed fluid therapy in colorectal surgery patients
(Anesthesia and Analgesia, 2014-01-01)
Copyright © 2014 International Anesthesia Research Society. BACKGROUND: Goal-directed fluid therapy (GDFT) is associated with improved outcomes after surgery. The esophageal Doppler monitor (EDM) is widely used, but has ...
Combined Inflammation and Metabolism Biomarker Indices of Robust and Impaired Physical Function in Older Adults.
(Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 2018-05-08)
To determine whether combinations of inflammatory markers are related to physical function.secondary analysis of baseline of three observational studies of community-dwelling older adults MEASUREMENTS: The baseline data ...
Investigating pathogen burden in relation to a cumulative deficits index in a representative sample of US adults.
(Epidemiology and infection, 2018-06-14)
Pathogen burden is a construct developed to assess the cumulative effects of multiple, persistent pathogens on morbidity and mortality. Despite the likely biological wear and tear on multiple body systems caused by persistent ...
LKB1 Loss induces characteristic patterns of gene expression in human tumors associated with NRF2 activation and attenuation of PI3K-AKT.
(Journal of thoracic oncology : official publication of the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer, 2014-06)
Inactivation of serine/threonine kinase 11 (STK11 or LKB1) is common in lung cancer, and understanding the pathways and phenotypes altered as a consequence will aid the development of targeted therapeutic strategies. Gene ...
Unexpected Cardiac MRI Findings in Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department for Possible Acute Coronary Syndrome.
(Critical pathways in cardiology, 2018-09)
Stress cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (CMR) has become increasingly used in patients presenting to the emergency department (ED) with symptoms concerning for acute coronary syndrome (ACS). We hypothesized that CMR detects ...
Acute Myeloid Leukemia After Olaparib Treatment in Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer.
(Clinical genitourinary cancer, 2017-12)