By Jack L. Smith, Sareen S. Gropper
Complex foodstuff and Human Metabolism
Sareen S. Gropper (Author), Jack L. Smith (Author)
Hardcover: six hundred pages
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing; five version (February 14, 2008)
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Univariate proportional hazards coefficient Fig. 006 48–55 56–65 Age group (years) From 1951 to 1955, TC levels were measured in 1,959 men and 2,415 women aged between 31 and 65 years who were free of CVD (CHD) and cancer, and the cause-specific mortality was followed for the subsequent 30 years. 0091 (p ! 01), which corresponds to a 9% greater CVD (CHD) death rate for each 10 mg/dl change in TC values. 54 in these younger groups. Association between TC a nd a ll-cause mortality was significant in t he younger t wo age groups but not in the older two age groups.
0088). It is concluded that LDL-apheresis is effective as treatment of CHD in FH heterozygote, and may become the therapy of choice in severe types of FH. Our Comments: Apheresis was shown to be very useful for the protection of coronary events in FH. It removes LDL and HDL as well as PAF mimics (peroxidized phospholipids) that activate platelet aggregation. Fig. s. 05 Data taken from Reilly et al. . 05 100 0 iPF2␣-III iPF2␣-VI AA (n = 38) (n = 38) (n = 12) pmol/mmol creatinine 10 ϫ nmol/mmol creatinine iPF2␣-III iPF2␣-VI (n = 24) (n = 24) pmol/mmol creatinine Urinary e xcretion o f t he 2 F 2 i soprostanes w as sig nificantly i ncreased i n hypercholesterolemic patients, whereas substrate A A in urine did not differ between the groups.
Interpretation of Reports on Korean, British and Japanese American Men Fig. 36 Reproduced from Song et al. , with permission from Oxford University Press. 500 Deaths/100,000 person/year The higher the TC, the lower were the cancer and all-cause mortalities at least up to 251 mg/dl – A large-scale follow-up study on Korean men All-cause Cancer Violent cause Stroke CHD 400 300 200 100 0 <135 135–164 165–185 186–210 211–251 ≥252 TC (mg/dl) Subjects were Korean men (n = 482,472, aged 30–65 years) who had a baseline health examination in 1990.