Posts Tagged: coronary disease

Surprises From Genetic Analyses of Lipid Risk Factors for Atherosclerosis

Surprises From Genetic Analyses of Lipid Risk Factors for Atherosclerosis

Kiran Musunuru, Sekar Kathiresan

The cumulative effects of genetic variants that raise plasma low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C), high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C), and triglyceride (TG) levels on the risk of myocardial infarction (MI). SD indicates standard deviation. [Powerpoint File]

Acute Coronary Syndromes Compendium: Global Perspective on Acute Coronary Syndrome: A Burden on the Young and Poor


Acute Coronary Syndromes Compendium: Global Perspective on Acute Coronary Syndrome: A Burden on the Young and Poor

Rajesh Vedanthan, Benjamin Seligman, Valentin Fuster

Age-adjusted percent of adults who are physically inactive: men (A) and women (B). Figure reprinted with permission from Hallal et al. [Powerpoint File]

Acute Coronary Syndromes Compendium: Global Perspective on Acute Coronary Syndrome: A Burden on the Young and Poor


Acute Coronary Syndromes Compendium: Global Perspective on Acute Coronary Syndrome: A Burden on the Young and Poor

Rajesh Vedanthan, Benjamin Seligman, Valentin Fuster

Mortality rates from ischemic heart disease per 100 000 in 2010 by country, ages 15 to 49, men (top) and women (bottom). Data derived from 2012 Global Burden of Disease. [Powerpoint File]

Acute Coronary Syndromes Compendium: Global Perspective on Acute Coronary Syndrome: A Burden on the Young and Poor


Acute Coronary Syndromes Compendium: Global Perspective on Acute Coronary Syndrome: A Burden on the Young and Poor

Rajesh Vedanthan, Benjamin Seligman, Valentin Fuster

Age-standardized prevalence of smoking as percent of population: men (top) and women (bottom). Data derived from Ng et al. [Powerpoint File]