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Heart Disease

October 25, 2011

Scientific Literature & Abstracts

High-Sensitivity C-Reactive Protein
Potential adjunct for global risk assessment in the primary prevention of caridiovascular disease

Paul M. Ridker, MD, MPH

http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/103/13/1813.abstract

APOE apolipoprotein E   [Homo sapiens]

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene&Cmd=ShowDetailView&TermToSearch=348 

Novel markers of peripheral arterial disease

Farhan J Khawaja, Iftikhar J Kullo

http://vmj.sagepub.com/content/14/4/381.abstract   

Modulation of the Homocysteine-Betaine Relationship by Methylenetetrahydrofolate Reductase 677 C->T Genotypes and B-Vitamin Status in a Large-Scale Epidemiological Study

Pal I Holm, Steiner, Hustad, Per Magne Ueland, Stein Emil Vollset, Tom Grotmol, Jorn Schneede

http://jcem.endojournals.org/content/92/4/1535.abstract

Insulin Resistance and Insulin Secretory Dysfunction as Precursors of Non-Insulin-Dependent Diabetes Mellitus: Prospective Studies of Pima Indians

Stephen Lillioja, David M. Mott, Maximilian Spraul, Robert Ferraro, James E. Foley, Eric Ravussin, William C. Knowler, Peter H. Bennett, and Clifton Bogardus 

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJM199312303292703 

Lipoprotein(a) as a Cardiovascular Risk Factor: Current Status

Børge G. Nordestgaard; M. John Chapman; Kausik Ray; Jan Borén; Felicita Andreotti; Gerald F. Watts; Henry Ginsberg; Pierre Amarenco; Alberico Catapano; Olivier S. Descamps; Edward Fisher; Petri T. Kovanen; Jan Albert Kuivenhoven; Philippe Lesnik; Luis Masana; Zeljko Reiner; Marja-Riitta Taskinen; Lale Tokgözoglu; Anne Tybjærg-Hansen

 http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/734515?src=emailthis

 

 


Prostate Cancer

October 18, 2011

Scientific Literature & Abstracts


Hormone Replacement Therapy HRT

October 11, 2011

Scientific Literature & Abstracts

Differential effects of oral conjugated equine estrogen and transdermal estrogen on atherosclerotic vascular disease risk markers and endothelial function in healthy postmenopausal women

Jason Yen-Ping Ho, Ming-Jer Chen, Wayne Huey-Herng Sheu Yu-Chiao Yi, Andy Chi-Wei Tsai, Hwa-Fen Guu and Esther Shih-Chu Ho 

Differential effects of oral conjugated equine estrogen and transdermal estrogen on atherosclerotic vascular disease risk mark

Breast cancer risk in relation to different types of hormone replacement therapy in the E3N-EPIC cohort

Agnès Fournier, Franco Berrino, Elio Riboli, Valérie Avenel, Françoise Clavel-Chapelon

Breast cancer risk in relation to different types of hormone replacement therapy in the E3N-EPIC cohort - Fournier - 2004 - In

Transdermal Estradiaol and Progesterone Improve Mood Indicators, Quality of Life, and Biomarkers of Cardiovascular Disease in Perimenopausal and Postmenopausal Women 

Stephenson, Kenna, et al 

http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/115/8/e214.full.pdf+html

The bioidentical hormone debate: Are bioidentical hormones (estradiol, estriol, and progesterone) safer or more efficacious than commonly used synthetic versions in hormone replacement therapy

Holtorf, K.  Postgrad Med.  2009 Jan; 121(1): 73-85 

http://www.postgradmed.org/doi/10.3810/pgm.2009.01.1949  

Full pdf of The Bioidentical Hormone Debate: 

http://www.holtorfmed.com/pdf/01-Bioidentical-hormone-debate.pdf

 


Breast Cancer

October 4, 2011

Scientific Literature & Abstracts

Urinary Hydroxyestrogens and Breast Cancer Risk among Postmenopausal Women: A Prospective Study

Anja Wellejus, Anja Olsen, Anne Tjonneland, Birthe L Thomsen, S. Kim Overvad, Steffen Loft

 http://cebp.aacrjournals.org/content/14/9/2137.full

Estrogen Metabolism and Breast Cancer

Kabat Geoffrey C. O'Leary, Erin S. Gammon, Marilie D. Sepkovic, Daniel W. Teitelbaum, Susan L. Britton, Julie A.  Terry, Mary B.  Neugut, Alfred I.  Bradlow, H Leon

 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16357599