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Cardiovascular Disease - Diet, Nutrition and Emerging Risk Factors, 2e

‏441.00 ₪
יצא לאור ב
New York
2nd Edition
עמודים / Pages
Paperback / softback
תאריך יציאה לאור
1 במרץ 2019
מחליף את פריט
שם סדרה
British Nutrition Foundation
A comprehensive, accessible summary of the latest research in heart disease risk factors Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) is a major cause of early death and disability across the world. The major markers of risk--including high blood cholesterol, smoking, and obesity--are well known, but studies show that such markers do not account for all cardiovascular risk. Written by a team of renowned experts in the field, this comprehensive and accessible book examines the evidence for emerging and novel risk factors, and their relationship with diet and nutrition. Fully updated throughout, Cardiovascular Disease: Diet, Nutrition and Emerging Risk Factors, 2nd Edition covers everything from the epidemiology of cardiovascular disease, to genetic factors, to inflammation and much more - offering invaluable advice on reducing risk factors and preventing CVD. This new edition: Authoritatively reports on the link between emerging aspects of diet, lifestyle and cardiovascular disease risk Focuses on novel risk factors of CVD, including the human gut microbiome and fetal and childhood origins, and how it can be prevented Features recommendations for interventions and future research Includes references, commonly asked questions that summarise the take-home messages, and an online glossary Cardiovascular Disease: Diet, Nutrition and Emerging Risk Factors, 2nd Edition is an important book for researchers and postgraduate students in nutrition, dietetics, food science, and medicine, as well as for cardiologists and cardiovascular specialists.
מידע נוסף
מהדורה 2nd Edition
עמודים / Pages 544
מחליף את פריט 1A405101660
פורמט Paperback / softback
ISBN10 1118829913
יצא לאור ב New York
תאריך יציאה לאור 1 במרץ 2019
תוכן עניינים Foreword vii List of Common Abbreviations ix About the Companion Website xi Terms of Reference xiii Task Force Membership xv 1 The Aetiology and Epidemiology of Cardiovascular Disease 1 Professor Keith N. Frayn and Sara Stanner 2 The Fetal and Childhood Origins of Cardiometabolic Disease 29 Professor Caroline Fall and Dr Kalyanaraman Kumaran 3 Obesity, Metabolic Syndrome and Type 2 Diabetes 49 Professor Keith N. Frayn, Dr Stacey Lockyer, and Sara Stanner 4 Lipid?Related Factors 75 Professor Leanne Hodson 5 Inflammation?Related Factors 99 Professor Parveen Yaqoob and Professor Gordon Ferns 6 Adipose Tissue?Derived Factors 121 Dr Vidya Mohamed-Ali and Dr Mashael AlJaber 7 Endothelial and Vascular Function 153 Professor Gordon Ferns and Professor Sumantra Ray 8 The Haemostatic System: Coagulation, Platelets, and Fibrinolysis 179 Professor Coen Stehouwer, Professor Marlien Pieters and Dr Moniek P.M. de Maat 9 Oxidative Stress and Cardiovascular Disease 213 Professor Richard Bruckdorfer 10 Vitamins and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease 245 Professor Robert Clarke 11 Influences of the Human Gut Microbiome 271 Professor Julie Lovegrove and Dr Gemma Walton 12 Physical Fitness and Physical Activity: Effects on Risk of Cardiovascular Disease 293 Professor Marie Murphy, Professor Steven N. Blair, and Bridget Benelam 13 Diet and Cardiovascular Disease: Where Are We Now? 311 Professor Judith L. Buttriss and Sarah Coe 14 Conclusions of the Task Force 367 15 Recommendations of the Task Force 375 16 Cardiovascular Disease: Answers to Common Questions 393 References 415 Index 511