Navigation Links
Cardiovascular issues up mortality rates in patients with advanced fibrosis
Date:4/10/2013

p>

Findings indicate that of the 11,154 participants, 34% had NAFLD, with 72% of these patients having a NFS that indicated lack of significant fibrosis (NFS less than -1.455) and 3% with advanced fibrosis (NFS greater than 0.676). NAFLD was not associated with higher mortality risk after a median of 15 years of follow-up.

Further analysis shows that mortality increases as fibrosis advances. In fact, patients likely to progress to advanced fibrosis had a 69% increase in mortality compared to those without fibrosis. Higher mortality in those with advanced fibrosis was largely due to cardiovascular causes, more than expected from conditions common in patients with NAFLD such as high blood pressure or high levels of cholesterol. "Our findings confirm that NAFLD patients without advanced fibrosis do not have higher mortality risk," concludes Dr. Kim. "Careful monitoring of disease progression in patients with NAFLD and fibrosis, along with interventions that reduce cardiovascular risk factors are warranted."


'/>"/>

Contact: Dawn Peters
sciencenewsroom@wiley.com
781-388-8408
Wiley
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Record Attendance at the Accreditation for Cardiovascular Excellence, ACE, Exhibit Booth at ACC.13
2. ACE, the Accreditation for Cardiovascular Excellence, Cited as Effective Program for Restoring Hospital Reputation
3. Delgado Protocol Announces Adrenal DMG, An Amazing New Supplement Designed to Support the Immune, Circulatory and Cardiovascular Systems
4. Los Angeles Periodontist, Dr. Markzar, is Now Informing Patients about the Possible Connection between Gum Disease and Cardiovascular Disease
5. Tooth loss associated with cardiovascular risk factors in patients with chronic heart disease
6. ViVitro Labs Adds Real-Time Wear Tester to Their Line of Cardiovascular Device Testing Equipment
7. Cardiovascular risk may remain for treated Cushings disease patients
8. Mainz University Medical Center receives further DFG funding for cardiovascular research
9. The worlds premier cardiovascular congress goes to Amsterdam
10. Study shows heart calcium scan predictive of diabetes-related death from cardiovascular disease
11. High hormone levels put young black males at risk for cardiovascular disease
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/7/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... July 07, 2015 , ... Healthpointe ... pain management team. Dr. Alupay, an anesthesiologist and pain management specialist, will be evaluating ... as well as neurological conditions. , After receiving his Bachelor of Science in Biology ...
(Date:7/7/2015)... ... ... Parents and guardians of teenagers or young adults will be interested in reading the ... and alcohol abuse located in Southwest Michigan. A recently released study by New York ... the “club drug” use among high school seniors. The blog post offers guidance to ...
(Date:7/7/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... July 07, 2015 , ... FSAstore.com ... convenient online destination for HSA holders. HSAstore.com makes it simple to use, spend and ... help consumers better understand their accounts. , According to a report by ...
(Date:7/7/2015)... ... ... With a new community program in the San Antonio, TX area, Clear ... charity campaign to raise funds in support of programs for veterans. ‘May No Soldier ... to care for the special needs of our soldiers. Clear Insurance Group commences ...
(Date:7/7/2015)... ... July 07, 2015 , ... ... design firm, today announced that TimberNook ( http://www.timbernook.com/ ) has selected ... content strategy, and marketing launch package for new camp providers. TimberNook is ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Dr. Pedro S. Alupay, M.D., Now Providing Pain Management Services at Healthpointe in Irwindale 2Health News:Dr. Pedro S. Alupay, M.D., Now Providing Pain Management Services at Healthpointe in Irwindale 3Health News:A Forever Recovery Releases New Information on “Club Drugs” and Tips for Parents of Teens and Young Adults 2Health News:Introducing HSAstore.com: A New E-commerce Site for Health Savings Account Eligible Products and Services 2Health News:Introducing HSAstore.com: A New E-commerce Site for Health Savings Account Eligible Products and Services 3Health News:Clear Insurance Group and Nonprofit Soldiers’ Angels Initiate New Charity Campaign in San Antonio, TX to Provide Aid and Comfort for Veterans 2Health News:Clear Insurance Group and Nonprofit Soldiers’ Angels Initiate New Charity Campaign in San Antonio, TX to Provide Aid and Comfort for Veterans 3Health News:TimberNook Selects Calypso Communications for PR, Social Media and Content Strategy 2
... Symbol: CUR, QUEBEC CITY, June 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ ... commercializing high-value cancer diagnostic,tests and delivering laboratory services, ... quarter 2008 financial results on June 13, 2008, ... followed by a conference,call, which will be held ...
... Net Revenue up 24%, Adjusted EBITDA up 10%, ... NYSE:,MDZ), a leading provider of products and services to ... 2008 results for the,period ended April 30, 2008. For ... income of $11 million and earnings per share from,continuing ...
... You can lose 15 pounds, 150,pounds and more, or ... weight,according to a new weight management system designed by ... ), Dow says anyone can learn to manage ... and Paper Diet and available at, http://stores.lulu.com/thepenandpaperdiet ., ...
... Debate to Rest, ST. LOUIS, June 5 ... to inject it. Food products,including expensive energy drinks and ... It,s vitamin B12 and it is the nutrient fad ... B12 in some popular,products on the market ranged from ...
... Reuters, the,world,s leading source of intelligent information for ... Science routes of,synthesis (ROS) data to the Newport ... focused search allows users to identify active,pharmaceutical ingredients ... of available routes or by patents referenced in ...
... developing rheumatoid arthritis by up to 50%, reveals research ... Rheumatic Diseases. , The Scandinavian researchers base their findings ... separate studies, which assessed environmental and genetic risk factors ... (1650) had the disease and had been matched for ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:DiagnoCure to host Q2 2008 earnings conference call and webcast 2Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 2Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 3Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 4Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 5Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 6Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 7Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 8Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 9Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 10Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 11Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 12Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 13Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 14Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 15Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 16Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 17Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 18Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 19Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 20Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 21Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 22Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 23Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 24Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 25Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 26Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 27Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 28Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 29Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 30Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 31Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 32Health News:MDS Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results 33Health News:Weight Management Solution Helps You Lose or Gain as Much Weight as You Choose 2Health News:The Vitamin B12 Craze - Super Nutrient or Super Hype? 2
(Date:7/6/2015)... , July 6, 2015  OrthoSpace Ltd. ("OrthoSpace" ... first three patients in its US Investigational Device ... 184 patient randomized, single blinded control study that ... conventional repair or partial repair for the treatment ... InSpace is currently commercially available outside of ...
(Date:7/6/2015)... July 6, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian Pharmacists Association (CPhA) ... strategy to ensure that all Canadians have the opportunity ... (human papillomavirus) through immunization. The lack of access to ... Canada is needlessly putting the health of ... as HPV, continue to pose a significant threat to ...
(Date:7/6/2015)... , July 6, 2015 ... Cellvizio®, the multidisciplinary confocal laser endomicroscopy platform, announced ... Japan,s Ministry of Health, Labor and ... Endomicroscopy solution, the AQ-Flex 19 miniprobe.   ... -Flex™ 19 miniprobe is comprised of a fiber-optic ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:OrthoSpace Enrolls First Patients in US IDE Study 2CPhA Calls for HPV Strategy for Young Men to Save Lives 2Mauna Kea Technologies Receives Regulatory Approval for the AQ-Flex 19 Miniprobe in Japan 2Mauna Kea Technologies Receives Regulatory Approval for the AQ-Flex 19 Miniprobe in Japan 3
... When the ODT Forum is held in Memphis on ... to shape industry innovation, standards and methods. The ODT Forum ... orthopedic device manufacturers can discuss the critical issues they face ... be held at the FedEx Institute of Technology and will ...
... Feb. 10, 2011 USANA Health Sciences, Inc. ... that nutritional gaps are common in the average American diet ... filling those gaps.  However, USANA scientists and advising physicians caution ... published Dietary Guidelines for Americans, 2010 ...
Cached Medicine Technology:ODT Forum Returns to Memphis with Unique Opportunity for Orthopedic Manufacturers 2USDA Recognizes Benefit of Supplements in New Dietary Guidelines But Doesn't Go Far Enough 2
... Humphrey Field Analyzer II-i series is a ... the patient's visual field. By using SitaTM, ... is reduced by up to 70%. A ... ergonomic design to increase patient comfort while ...
... Made Toric soft contact lenses let you enjoy ... soft toric lens in a lens custom made ... comfort is made possible by PC Technology™, which ... (PC), a substance found naturally in human cell ...
Frequency 55 Toric XR is a great option for those with high levels of astigmatism...
A low water content prism-ballasted toric soft lens manufactured using patented Toric Generating lathe-cutting technology and designed for use in the correction of astigmatism on a daily wear basis....
Medicine Products: