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The Comparative Study Showing of the Effect of Telmisartan and Ramipril on Diabetic Profile in Hypertensive Pre-Diabetic Patients

Background: Hypertension, a prevalent cardiovascular disease, is rapidly being linked to other co-morbid disorders such as diabetes mellitus, which worsens its prognosis. Telmisartan and ramipril are both antihypertensive medications. The efficacy of telmisartan and ramipril in managing or avoiding the progression of pre-diabetes to diabetes in stage 1 hypertension patients is compared in this study.…
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July 30, 2021 0

Effects of Methylmercury and Theaflavin Digallate on Adipokines in Mature 3T3-L1 Adipocytes: A Recent Study

Diabetes is a leading cause of morbidity around the world, and it is frequently associated with obesity, metabolic syndrome, and other inflammatory diseases associated with aging. Environmental factors such as metals and persistent organic pollutants, in addition to genetic and lifestyle factors, may increase the severity or lower the threshold of these conditions. Methylmercury is…
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June 26, 2021 0

A Comparative Cross-Sectional Study on Interplay of Adipokines in the Pathogenesis of Essential Hypertension in Ghana

Background: Mechanistic risk factors for hypertension are the renin-angiotensin-system (RAS), endothelial dysfunction and the sympathetic nervous system. The research sought to elucidate the interplay of adipokines in essential hypertension pathogenesis. Methodology: 200 confirmed hypertensive KATH patients and 50 age-matched normotensive patients were recruited in this comparative cross-sectional study. Blood pressure, anthropometric and socio-demographic data of…
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November 10, 2020 0

Association of Adiponectin and Leptin with Coronary Atherosclerosis Severity Indices in Metabolic Syndrome Patients

Adipose tissue is considered as an active endocrine organ that releases a large number of adipokines modulating blood pressure, glucose and lipid metabolism, inflammation, and atherosclerosis. Atherosclerosis has been found linked with various traditional and novel risk actors. This chapter describe the updated review of published literature and present research findings describing the linkage of…
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January 10, 2020 0