Navigation Links
New Insights Link Low HDL-Cholesterol and Elevated Triglycerides With Coronary Heart Disease and Microvascular Complications in Patients at Goal for LDL-Cholesterol
Date:9/1/2009

CAD) and stroke risk factors in Germany.

The macrovascular REALIST survey was designed to determine, in patients at goal for LDL-C (less than or equal to 130 mg/dL whether treated or untreated for elevated LDL-C) with a first or subsequent coronary event, whether low HDL-C and/or elevated TG levels are associated with a significant risk of coronary event after adjustment for other risk factors. Adult male or female patients admitted to coronary care units (CCUs) or explored in cardiac catheter laboratories were matched with controls hospitalized for other reasons.

The microvascular REALIST survey was designed to determine whether low HDL-C and/or elevated TG levels are associated with a significant residual risk of microvascular complications. Data will be adjusted for other risk factors such as age, gender, diabetes duration, HbA1C, LDL-C levels, blood pressure, BMI and smoking status in patients with type 2 diabetes nearly at goal for LDL-C and presenting with incident microvascular complication (retinopathy, maculopathy or nephropathy). Diabetic neuropathy is an exploratory disease due to difficulties in establishing it with certainty in retrospective analysis. The REALIST surveys are currently being conducted in Belgium, Croatia, France, Italy, Japan, Philippines, Poland, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Thailand, Turkey and the U.S.

What is residual vascular risk?

Residual vascular risk is defined as the significant residual risk of macrovascular events and microvascular complications which persists in most patients despite current standards of care including achievement of low-density lipoprotein (LDL-C) goal and intensive control of blood pressure and blood glucose.

Although statin therapy is the cornerstone of dyslipidemia management, LDL-C lowering with statins reduces the risk of major coronary events by approximately one-quarter, with 77 percent of the relative risk of events
'/>"/>

SOURCE Residual Risk Reduction Initiative Foundation
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

Related biology technology :

1. Dental Implant Market Insights Webinar
2. Medivation Selected as Founding Member of New NASDAQ(R) NeuroInsights(R) Neurotech Index
3. Arena Pharmaceuticals Selected to Join New NASDAQ NeuroInsights Neurotech Index
4. New insights into the fate of anti-parasitics in manure and manured soils
5. PAREXEL to Present Leading Insights Regarding Key Industry Topics at 20th Annual Drug Information Association EuroMeeting
6. PAREXEL Experts to Offer Insights Into Outsourcing Best Practices at 17th Annual Partnerships with CROs Conference
7. Pharmaceuticals & Biotechs to Share Insights for Developing Leaders in a Fast-Paced, Competitive Industry
8. New insights into cellular reprogramming revealed by genomic analysis
9. Peripheral Vascular Device Market Insights Webinar
10. Microsurgery on the brain of the fruit fly leads to new insights into irreparable nerve injuries
11. Protein Research Marketing Insights
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/19/2014)... iLab Solutions, the global leader in ... Bryant as the new Director of Institutional Implementations and ... These two new leadership positions were created to support ... that iLab continues to meet the needs of its ... iLab has been deployed at over 450 core facilities ...
(Date:12/19/2014)... Mass. , Dec. 18, 2014  Decision Resources ... dental biomaterial market will grow moderately through 2023 ... procedures and growing awareness of dental biomaterials all spur ... markets such as China and ... will bring dental procedures within reach for a larger ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... New York, NY (PRWEB) December 16, 2014 ... undergone significant changes since 2013, which is why IBISWorld ... one, this industry continues to benefit from an intensified ... 2014, the proposal for new emission standards for power ... affected industry operators. According to IBISWorld Industry Analyst Sarah ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... N.J. (PRWEB) December 17, 2014 ... (Euronext: IPN; ADR: IPSEY), today announced ... (referred to as Somatuline®) was approved by the ... treatment of gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP-NETs) in adult ... advanced or metastatic disease to improve progression-free survival ...
Breaking Biology Technology:iLab Solutions Announces Two New Leadership Positions to Meet the Needs of Its Growing Customer Base 2Asia Pacific Dental Biomaterial Market Will Grow Strongly Through 2023 2Asia Pacific Dental Biomaterial Market Will Grow Strongly Through 2023 3Activated Carbon Manufacturing in the US Industry Market Research Report Has Been Updated from IBISWorld 2Activated Carbon Manufacturing in the US Industry Market Research Report Has Been Updated from IBISWorld 3Ipsen Announces the FDA Approval of Somatuline® Depot® (lanreotide) Injection for the Treatment of Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors 2Ipsen Announces the FDA Approval of Somatuline® Depot® (lanreotide) Injection for the Treatment of Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors 3Ipsen Announces the FDA Approval of Somatuline® Depot® (lanreotide) Injection for the Treatment of Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors 4Ipsen Announces the FDA Approval of Somatuline® Depot® (lanreotide) Injection for the Treatment of Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors 5Ipsen Announces the FDA Approval of Somatuline® Depot® (lanreotide) Injection for the Treatment of Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors 6Ipsen Announces the FDA Approval of Somatuline® Depot® (lanreotide) Injection for the Treatment of Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors 7Ipsen Announces the FDA Approval of Somatuline® Depot® (lanreotide) Injection for the Treatment of Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors 8
(Date:12/3/2014)... , Dec. 2, 2014 As part ... readers, Inception Technologies is pleased to announce the release ... for customers to collect the workforce data that they ... that have been left by existing readers. Many such ... interface, connectivity and modern technology. Older models force users ...
(Date:11/21/2014)... , Nov. 20, 2014 C-Labs LLC, a ... Internet of Things (IoT), today announced the appointment of ... operating officer. Previously a strategic advisor to the firm, ... operations. Mr. Traynor is based out of the C-Labs ... reports to Chris Muench , Chief Executive Officer. ...
(Date:11/18/2014)... Md. , Nov. 17, 2014 The Parenteral ... and U.S. regulatory agencies will speak and at least seven ... Metrics Conference at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in ... pleased once again to have significant support from the regulatory ... Europe in our effort to help ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Inception Technologies to Release New Biometric Reader 2C-Labs Names Former Microsoft and Bsquare Executive as Chief Operating Officer 2FDA's Janet Woodcock, EMA's Emer Cooke Headline PDA Quality Metrics Conference 2
... 854 children with Crohn,s disease shows a 5-year cumulative risk ... studies. The findings of the study, led by Hasbro Children,s ... 16 had an increased risk of bowel surgery, and that ... not alter the risk of surgery. The study is published ...
... MD (August 31, 2010) -- A new imaging system ... the eyeball (ocular fundus) may pave the way for ... the eye, such as age-related macular degeneration and diabetic ... Review of Scientific Instruments, which is published by ...
... MD (August 31, 2010) -- In December 2010, IceCube ... located beneath the Antarctic ice -- will finally be ... in the AIP,s Review of Scientific Instruments, ... and his colleague Spencer Klein of Lawrence Berkeley National ...
Cached Biology News:Risk of surgery for Crohn's disease lower than reported in recent studies 2LEDs illuminate eye for ocular disease screening 2IceCube neutrino observatory nears complete 2
Request Info...
Agarose-LE, 500 g. Suitable for soft agarose cloning. Nuclease-free.Gel point (1.5%): 36 1.5 C, EEO (-mr): 1200 g/cm2. Category: Nucleotides & Enzymes & Biochemicals, Ultrapure Biochemicals ....
Request Info...
Request Info...
Biology Products: