Professor paul shiels for his infectious enthusiasm of cellular ageing processes and his assistance in preparation of this thesis • dr daniel mackay for his statistical guidance throughout the phd • the cardiac research nurses at the golden jubilee national hospital for facilitating the two primary research studies. Coronary heart disease (chd) has multifactorial background involving both genetic and lifestyle factors, but much is still unknown about their interactions the aim of this thesis was to study interactions focusing on apolipoprotein e ( apoe), fat mass and obesity-related (fto) and ghrelin/obestatin prepropeptide ( ghrl). Doctoral thesis impact of psychological and social factors on cardiovascular risk in an adult population at high cardiovascular risk author: cília mejía lancheros director: that the present doctoral thesis presented by cília mejía lancheros, entitled “impact of overview of cardiovascular disease burden. Imaging biomarkers for detection of coronary artery disease [sl]: [sn] copyright other than for printed by: gildeprint bv the publication of this thesis was financially supported by: terarecon inc, bracco cardiovascular diseases are caused by atherosclerosis building up in the arteries and narrowing the lumen. This thesis is based on the following papers i kiessling a, henriksson p efficacy of case method learning in general practice for secondary prevention in patients with coronary artery disease: randomised controlled study bmj 2002325(7369): 877-80 ii kiessling a, zethraeus n, henriksson p the cost of lipid lowering in.
Therefore, the main focus of this thesis is to study the accuracy of existing risk scores used in primary practice in the netherlands and to develop an adjusted risk function to predict the 10-year absolute risk of chd incidence in a dutch population-based cohort study coronary heart disease chd is mainly caused by. Marieke p hoevenaar-blom lifestyle factors and risk of cardiovascular diseases 120 pages phd thesis, wageningen university, wageningen, the netherlands ( 2013) with references, abstract in english and summary in dutch isbn 978-94- 6173-507-2 officieel_mariekeindd 4 21-1-2013 20:10:54. Abstract cardiovascular disease is the main cause of death in sweden and other developed countries the purpose of this thesis is to assess the role of certain environmental factors in the etiology of cardiovascular disease, expressed as hypertension and myocardial infarction, focusing on aircraft noise, environmental. Coronary heart disease is the leading cause of premature death in the uk chest pain, the most common symptoms associated with this disease, accounts for 1% of all primary care consultations, 5% of visits to emergency departments, and up to 40% of emergency admissions to hospital when people.
Cardiovascular disease risk factors and associations with indicators of body fat, diet, and physical activity in us children ages 6-11 by melissa a masters a thesis presented to the faculty of the graduate college at the university of nebraska in partial. Analysing recent time trends in coronary heart disease and type 2 diabetes in the uk thesis presented for the degree of doctor of philosophy field of study: epidemiology –applied medical statistics by sarah lisa hardoon institution: ucl (division of population health) april 2012.
Each paper are referred to by roman numerals the papers in their full format are attached as appendices at the end of the thesis i svavarsdóttir, m h, sigurðardóttir, a k, & steinsbekk, a (2014) knowledge and skills needed for patient education for individuals with coronary heart disease: the perspective of health. And coronary heart disease in yerevan master of public health thesis project utilizing professional publication framework gohar e navoyan mph candidate college of health sciences american university of armenia primary advisor: haroutune k armenian, md, drph secondary advisor: michael e. Prevalence and association of conventional and novel risk factors for coronary heart disease in langata constituency nairobi, kenya by lydia urila kaduka reg no: 184/15694/05 a thesis submitted to the school of pure and applied sciences in.