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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 102
Published: 08 August 2011
10.1159/000327789
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9780-7
... a clear distinction among PUFA species may result in inadvertently attributing health effects of n-3 PUFAs to linoleic acid. Pooled analyses of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) of clinical CHD events [ 1 ] and intermediate risk factors [ 2 ] and pooled analyses of nonrandomized prospective...
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Series: Beiträge zur Infusionstherapie und Transfusionsmedizin / Contributions to Infusion Therapy and Transfusion Medicine
Volume: 23
Published: 18 October 1988
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Volume: 18
Published: 31 December 1970
10.1159/000286087
EISBN: 978-3-318-06169-7
... Abstract In order to assess the role of stress in the metabolism of CHD patients we followed up in a group of 30 CHD patients–mean age 45 years -and an age-matched group of 21 controls the changes of blood lipids, blood glucose (BG), heart rate (HR) and blood pressure (BP) during a stressful...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 74
Published: 18 July 2013
10.1159/000348384
EISBN: 978-3-318-02388-6
... cardiovascular disease in women. BMJ 1993;307:1519-1524. 3. Victora CG, Adair L, Fall C, et al, the Maternal and Child Undernutrition Study Group: Maternal and child undernutrition: consequences for adult health and human capital. Lancet 2008;371:340-357. 4. Fall CHD: Evidence for the intra-uterine...
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Series: Karger eBooks Non-Series Collection
Published: 02 June 2015
10.1159/000375220
EISBN: 978-3-318-03004-4
... Abstract The development of congenital heart defects (CHDs) is likely a combination of genetic and nongenetic influences. Unfortunately, CHD prevention has been hindered by a lack of conclusive information on modifiable risk factors. This chapter discusses general concepts about risk assessment...
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Series: Karger eBooks Non-Series Collection
Published: 02 June 2015
10.1159/000375204
EISBN: 978-3-318-03004-4
... Abstract Congenital heart defects (CHD) remain one of the most common categories of birth defects worldwide. In many developing countries, high early childhood mortality and limited diagnostic facilities often obscure the true scope of the problem. In this review, we provide an overview...
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Series: Karger eBooks Non-Series Collection
Published: 02 June 2015
10.1159/000375215
EISBN: 978-3-318-03004-4
... Abstract Most cardiac lesions occur as isolated birth defects. Yet the genetic basis of nonsyndromic congenital heart disease (CHD) has been difficult to elucidate due to genetic heterogeneity, incomplete penetrance, polygenics, and other nongenetic contributions. Families with Mendelian...
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Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 199
Published: 17 December 2021
10.1159/000517704
EISBN: 978-3-318-06937-2
... of the interrelationships between heart and kidney disease that are “cardiorenal syndrome (CRS)” and “chronic kidney disease (CKD) and coronary heart disease (CHD).” Challenges: For CRS, we discuss its epidemiology, types, pathophysiological mechanisms common to CRS types 1, 2, 3 and 4 and pathogenesis of CSR type 5...
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Series: Karger eBooks Non-Series Collection
Published: 02 June 2015
10.1159/000375221
EISBN: 978-3-318-03004-4
... Abstract Genetic testing is an important consideration in all congenital heart conditions. Given that congenital heart diseases (CHDs) are disorders of abnormal heart development, it is probable that pathogenic variants in genes that affect early embryonic differentiation and cardiac...
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Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 196
Published: 09 August 2018
10.1159/000485719
EISBN: 978-3-318-06298-4
... hemodialysis (CHD). HHD has a number of advantages including improved survival and quality of life (QOL) and flexibility and potential for employment, compared to CHD. Despite the many perceived benefits of HHD, its adoption has been limited. According to a nationwide statistical survey of dialysis patients...
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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 122
Published: 03 September 2021
10.1159/000514764
EISBN: 978-3-318-06647-0
... nutritional protocols for neonates with congenital heart disease can standardize feeding practices and improve outcomes. Understanding the stress response to surgery is essential for the nutritional management in neonates with congenital heart disease. Introduction Congenital heart disease (CHD...
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Series: Karger eBooks Non-Series Collection
Published: 02 June 2015
10.1159/000375205
EISBN: 978-3-318-03004-4
... Abstract Improvements in the surgical care of pediatric patients with congenital heart disease (CHD) have resulted in a growing population of adult CHD (aCHD) patients. These adults are developing a host of new issues and complications that many adult cardiologists have not been trained...
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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 124
Published: 15 June 2022
10.1159/000517396
EISBN: 978-3-318-06296-0
... Congenital heart defects Thoracic surgery Hypoxia Breastfeeding Enteral nutrition Key Messages Infants and children with congenital heart disease (CHD) are at risk of malnutrition, resulting from an imbalance between increased energy requirements and reduced energy and nutrient...
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Series: Frontiers in Diabetes
Volume: 27
Published: 18 June 2019
10.1159/000486264
EISBN: 978-3-318-06507-7
... Abstract Diabetes can cause a range of microvascular and macrovascular complications. Of these, retinopathy is the most common microvascular complication, while coronary heart disease (CHD) is the leading cause of macrovascular complication. The interplay between these 2 complications...
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Series: Karger eBooks Non-Series Collection
Published: 02 June 2015
10.1159/000375214
EISBN: 978-3-318-03004-4
... Abstract Heterotaxy, a birth defect associated with randomization of left-right visceral organ asymmetry, is highly associated with complex congenital heart disease (CHD). This reflects the essential role of left-right patterning in the formation of the four-chamber heart required...
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Series: Karger eBooks Non-Series Collection
Published: 02 June 2015
10.1159/000375226
EISBN: 978-3-318-03004-4
... Abstract This chapter reviews important ethical issues related to the diagnosis, evaluation, and management of congenital heart disease (CHD). We highlight the social injustices and political forces which may impact pregnancy risk, prenatal diagnosis, and perinatal interventions for CHD. We...
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Published: 17 August 2012
10.1159/000336386
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9930-6
... Abstract Premenopausal coronary heart disease (CHD) is very rare, but when women enter menopause the incidence of CHD increases markedly. CHD presents in general 10 years later in women than in men. The reason is still unclear, but the protective effects of estrogens have been suggested...
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Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 196
Published: 09 August 2018
10.1159/000485720
EISBN: 978-3-318-06298-4
... to maintain life. This conventional HD (CHD) therapy protocol is, however, inadequate to prevent dialysis-related complications. On the other hand, some intensive HD therapies, such as “short daily dialysis,” “quotidian dialysis,” etc., are being adopted in some dialysis institutions for maximizing...