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Title Biomarkers of cardiometabolic risk, inflammation and disease / Filipe Palavra, Flávio Reis, Daniela Marado, Armando Sena, editors
Published Cham : Springer, 2015


Description 1 online resource (x, 165 pages) : color illustrations
Contents Inflammation biomarkers and cardiometabolic risk -- Cardiovascular disease -- Diabetes mellitus and metabolic syndrome -- Ischemic stroke -- Chronic kidney disease -- Immune-mediated inflammatory rheumatic diseases -- Cardiometabolic risk, inflammation and neurodegenerative disorders
Summary This book discusses recent advances in the area of cardiometabolic risk biomarkers of chronic inflammatory and cardiovascular disorders. Tackling the topic in a systematic manner, the book starts with an introduction to cardiometabolic risk and its clinical relevance, comparing emergent and classical biomarkers. It then goes on to discuss cardiometabolic risk biomarkers in a range of diseases, including diabetes, ischemic stroke and neurodegenerative disorders. Biomarkers of Cardiometabolic Risk, Inflammation and Disease is aimed at doctors specializing in internal medicine, neurology, cardiology, rheumatology, nephrology or endocrinology and will also be of interest to GPs, trainee doctors, and clinical and basic researchers working on cardiovascular and autoimmune disorders
Analysis geneeskunde
public health
biomedische wetenschappen
Medicine (General)
Geneeskunde (algemeen)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed April 14, 2015)
In Springer eBooks
Subject Cardiovascular system -- Diseases -- Molecular aspects
Metabolism -- Disorders -- Molecular aspects
Biochemical markers.
Cardiovascular Diseases -- physiopathology
Metabolic Syndrome -- prevention & control
Inflammation -- physiopathology
Medical research.
Neurology & clinical neurophysiology.
Clinical & internal medicine.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Biochemical markers
Cardiovascular system -- Diseases -- Molecular aspects
medicines (material)
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
Author Palavra, Filipe, editor
Reis, Flávio, editor
Marado, Daniela, editor
Sena, Armando, editor
ISBN 9783319160184