Most widely held works by Elsayed Z Soliman Genetic loci associated with heart rate variability and their effects on cardiac disease risk by Ilja M Nolte 1 edition published in in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide Reduced cardiac vagal control reflected in low heart rate variability HRV is associated with greater risks for cardiac morbidity and mortality.
Demographic information, medical histories, Table 1.
ACR, urine Non—stroke belt Stroke belt area of second Systolic blood pressure, mean SDmm Hg 18 Total 42 NA, not applicable; Male 1. The study was approved by the institu- tional review boards at all participating centers.
Oral in- Discussion In this analysis of data from the REGARDS study, formed consent was obtained; the participants received finan- opioid use was independently associated with increased preva- cial compensation.
Atrial fibrillation was identified by lence of AF. Propoxyphene has been linked with fatal cardiac electrocardiogram and self-reported history of a previous phy- arrhythmias that led to cessation of its sales in the United sician-determined diagnosis.
The association be- linked with opioid use. Endogenous opioid peptides open mi- tween opioid use and AF was examined in multivariable ad- tochondrial potassium adenosine triphosphate channels, mak- justed logistic regression models using SAS, version 9.
Subgroup analyses were performed. Loss of this protective mechanism against oxidative stress may render atrial myocytes amenable to dam- Results A total of 24 participants mean [SD] age, 65 [9.
A total of participants 7. The most commonly used opi- tors, and lack of data on opioid dosage and length of therapy. Several differences were ob- ject to recall bias.
Opioid users were Using data from the REGARDS study, we have shown that slightly younger and more likely to be female, black, and have opioid use is associated with an increased prevalence of AF. The prevalence of AF During the past 2 decades, there have been significant in- was higher in opioid users than nonusers As reported in Table 2, opioid use was associated with increases represent a parallel temporal trend that needs fur- increased odds of AF odds ratio [OR], 1.
Since it is possible that this association could be Wesley T. In addition, Monika M. Safford, MD given the known cardiotoxic effects of propoxyphene, we ex- Paul Muntner, PhD cluded participants receiving this drug in a sensitivity Elsayed Z.
Prevalence and characteristics of opioid use in the US adult population. Drs Khodneva and Soliman had full access to all of the 2. Expression of opioid receptor data in the study and take responsibility for the integrity of the data and the subtypes and their ligands in fibrillating human atria.
Study concept and design: The reasons for geographic and racial Acquisition, analysis, or interpretation of data: Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Self-reported atrial fibrillation and Obtained funding: A difficult balance—pain management, drug safety, and the Conflict of Interest Disclosures: N Engl J Med.Soliman said that people with risk factors of heart disease should always be on high alert.
This includes men over 45, women over 55, smokers and those with diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, obesity, and/or a family history of heart problems. Elsayed Z Soliman Epidemiological Cardiology Research Center, Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA J Am Coll Cardiol The association of atrial fibrillation (AF) with an increased risk of cognitive impairment or dementia is independent of clinical stroke and may be mediated by subclinical cerebral infarcts (SCIs).However, little is known about whether AF burden (i.e., the percentage of time .
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adult survivors of childhood cancer, aged 18 years or older, who received cancer-related cardiotoxic therapy at least 10 years earlier. Measurements: Baseline history and physical examination, fasting metabolic and lipid panels, echocardiography, electrocardiography, and 6-minute walk test.
Prof. Elsayed Z. Soliman. Professor Soliman (MD, MSc, MS, FAHA, FACC) specialises in cardiology, cardiovascular epidemiology, and public health.
He is currently with the Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Wake Forest School of Medicine.