Seamus Whelton, Author at Infectious Disease Advisor

Seamus Whelton

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Inflammation and CAD: Use of hs-C-Reactive Protein as a Diagnostic and Prognostic Tool

I. Inflammation and Coronary Artery Disease: What every physician needs to know. C-Reactive protein, inflammation, and cardiovascular disease Traditional cardiovascular risk factors have been the bedrock for estimation of individual risk and selective use of prevention therapies. Age Hypertension Smoking Hyperlipidemia Diabetes Although incorporating lifestyle measures, such as healthy eating habits and regular exercise, are…

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