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Homocysteine and Vascular Disease [electronic resource]

  • Robinson, Killian. editor.
  • 2000
Homocysteine and Vascular Disease [electronic resource]
  • Data Type
    Book
  • Title/Author
    Homocysteine and Vascular Disease[electronic resource] / edited by Killian Robinson.
  • Author
    Robinson, Killian., editor.
  • Authors
    SpringerLink (Online service)
  • Phy Desc.
    XX, 448 p. : online resource.
  • Total State.
    Developments in Cardiovascular Medicine,0166-9842 ; 230
  • Contents Note
    1. Introduction -- 2. Historical Aspects of the Relationship Between Homocysteine and Vascular Disease -- 3. Biochemistry and Metabolism Donald -- 4. Reference Ranges for Homocysteine Concentrations -- 5. Determinants of Plasma Homocysteine -- 6. Epidemiology of Homocysteine Levels and Relation to Vitamins -- 7. Vascular Pathology of Hyperhomocysteinemia -- 8. Vascular Complications of Homocystinuria: Incidence, Clinical Pattern and Treatment -- 9. Homocysteine as a Risk Factor for Peripheral Vascular Disease -- 10. Homocysteine as a Risk Factor for Cerebrovascular Disease and Stroke -- 11. Homocysteine as a Risk Factor for Coronary Artery Disease -- 12. Homocysteine and Family History of Coronary Artery Disease -- 13. Homocysteine as a Risk Factor for Cardiovascular Disease in Women -- 14. Homocysteine and Venous Thrombosis -- 15. Homocysteine and Renal Disease -- 16. Molecular Biology of Methylenetetrahydrofolate Reductase (MTHFR): Interrelationships with Folic Acid, Homocysteine and Vascular Disease -- 17. Molecular Biology of Methionine Synthase: Interrelationships with Homocysteine and Vascular Disease -- 18. Molecular Biology of Cystathionine 횩-Synthase: Interrelationships with Homocysteine, Pyridoxine, and Vascular Disease Warren -- 19. Homocysteine and Cholesterol: Basic and Clinical Interactions -- 20. Homocysteine and Coagulation Factors: Basic Interactions and Clinical Studies -- 21. Homocysteine and Endothelial Dysfunction -- 22. The Treatment of High Homocysteine Concentrations in Homocystinuria: Biochemical Control in Patients and their Vascular Outcome -- 23. An overview of the homocysteine lowering clinical trials -- 24. Summary and Future Directions for Epidemiological, Preventive and Basic Research.
  • Topical Term
    Medicine.
    Cardiology.
    Medicine & Public Health.
    Cardiology.
  • Host Item
    Springer eBooks
  • Additional Item
    Printed edition: 9789048154319
  • ISBN
    9789401717892
  • Language
    English