Irene Lambrinoudaki

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Affiliation: University of Athens
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. doi Sex hormones in postmenopausal women receiving low-dose hormone therapy: the effect of BMI
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    Second Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:988-93. 2011
  2. doi Progestogens in postmenopausal hormone therapy and the risk of breast cancer
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, 76 Vas Sofias Avenue, GR 11528 Athens, Greece Electronic address
    Maturitas 77:311-7. 2014
  3. doi Vitamin D receptor Bsm1 polymorphism, calcium metabolism and bone mineral density in patients with multiple sclerosis: a pilot study
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    Second Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aretaieio Hospital, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Neurol Sci 34:1433-9. 2013
  4. doi EMAS position statement: Diet and health in midlife and beyond
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, GR 11528 Athens, Greece
    Maturitas 74:99-104. 2013
  5. doi High normal thyroid-stimulating hormone is associated with arterial stiffness in healthy postmenopausal women
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Hypertens 30:592-9. 2012
  6. doi Cardiovascular risk in postmenopausal women with the polycystic ovary syndrome
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, 27, Themistokleous Street, Dionysos, GR 14578 Athens, Greece
    Maturitas 68:13-6. 2011
  7. doi Pathophysiology of bone loss in the female athlete
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    Second Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, Athens Greece
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1205:45-50. 2010
  8. doi EMAS position statement: managing obese postmenopausal women
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, GR 11528 Athens, Greece
    Maturitas 66:323-6. 2010
  9. doi Apolipoprotein E and paraoxonase 1 polymorphisms are associated with lower serum thyroid hormones in postmenopausal women
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    Second Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 71:284-90. 2009
  10. ncbi Arterial stiffness is increased in asymptomatic nondiabetic postmenopausal women with a polycystic ovary syndrome phenotype
    Eleni Armeni
    a2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital bDepartment of Therapeutics, University of Athens, Alexandra Hospital cHormonal Laboratory, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Hypertens 31:1998-2004. 2013

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  1. doi Sex hormones in postmenopausal women receiving low-dose hormone therapy: the effect of BMI
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    Second Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:988-93. 2011
    ..52 ± 0.40, P = 0.126; P between groups = 0.034). Although BMI does not affect total 17β-estradiol changes, free sex steroid concentrations increase more steeply in lean compared to overweight women receiving oral low-dose HT...
  2. doi Progestogens in postmenopausal hormone therapy and the risk of breast cancer
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, 76 Vas Sofias Avenue, GR 11528 Athens, Greece Electronic address
    Maturitas 77:311-7. 2014
    ..The effect of tibolone on breast cancer is unclear. Concluding, both the type of the progestogen and the mode of HT administration may have an impact on breast cancer risk. ..
  3. doi Vitamin D receptor Bsm1 polymorphism, calcium metabolism and bone mineral density in patients with multiple sclerosis: a pilot study
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    Second Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aretaieio Hospital, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Neurol Sci 34:1433-9. 2013
    ..VDR's Bsm1 polymorphism is associated with a mild effect on BMD in younger patients with MS. Larger studies are necessary to corroborate these findings. ..
  4. doi EMAS position statement: Diet and health in midlife and beyond
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, GR 11528 Athens, Greece
    Maturitas 74:99-104. 2013
    ..There is increasing evidence that life-style factors, such as nutrition, physical activity, smoking and alcohol consumption have a profound modifying effect on the epidemiology of most major chronic conditions affecting midlife health...
  5. doi High normal thyroid-stimulating hormone is associated with arterial stiffness in healthy postmenopausal women
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Hypertens 30:592-9. 2012
    ..The present study aimed to evaluate the association between thyroid function and markers of arterial structure and function in euthyroid postmenopausal women...
  6. doi Cardiovascular risk in postmenopausal women with the polycystic ovary syndrome
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, 27, Themistokleous Street, Dionysos, GR 14578 Athens, Greece
    Maturitas 68:13-6. 2011
    ..Persisting high androgen levels through the menopause, obesity and maturity onset diabetes mellitus are proposed as the main mechanisms accounting for the increased risk...
  7. doi Pathophysiology of bone loss in the female athlete
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    Second Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, Athens Greece
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1205:45-50. 2010
    ..Management of low bone mass aims to restore normal energy availability and nutritional habits. Hormone replacement therapy has no effect in abnormally underweight patients unless normal eating behaviors are restored...
  8. doi EMAS position statement: managing obese postmenopausal women
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, GR 11528 Athens, Greece
    Maturitas 66:323-6. 2010
    ..Furthermore, obesity increases the risk of gynecologic cancer, cardiovascular disease, venous thromboembolism, osteoarthritis and chronic back pain...
  9. doi Apolipoprotein E and paraoxonase 1 polymorphisms are associated with lower serum thyroid hormones in postmenopausal women
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    Second Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 71:284-90. 2009
    ..Autoimmune thyroiditis and overt or subclinical hypothyroidism have been associated with increased prevalence of cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  10. ncbi Arterial stiffness is increased in asymptomatic nondiabetic postmenopausal women with a polycystic ovary syndrome phenotype
    Eleni Armeni
    a2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital bDepartment of Therapeutics, University of Athens, Alexandra Hospital cHormonal Laboratory, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Hypertens 31:1998-2004. 2013
    ..We aimed to evaluate the effect of PCOS on markers of subclinical atherosclerosis in nondiabetic postmenopausal women...
  11. doi The frequency of early, spontaneous miscarriage associated with the leu33pro polymorphism of Glycoprotein IIIa: a pilot study
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, DNA analysis, Hormonal and Biochemical Laboratory, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, Laiko Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 50:485-90. 2010
    ..In fact, a personal history of spontaneous miscarriage is reported to increase the risk of subsequent ischaemic heart disease...
  12. doi Recently postmenopausal women have the same prevalence of subclinical carotid atherosclerosis as age and traditional risk factor matched men
    Kimon S Stamatelopoulos
    Department of Clinical Therapeutics, 80 Vas Sofias Ave, University of Athens, Alexandra Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Atherosclerosis 221:508-13. 2012
    ..To compare the prevalence of subclinical atherosclerosis between postmenopausal women and men of similar age early after the onset of menopause...
  13. doi Serum lipid levels and bone mineral density in Greek postmenopausal women
    Paraskevi Pliatsika
    Second Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Gynecol Endocrinol 28:655-60. 2012
    ..039 and 0.052, respectively). The findings do not support a strong relationship between lipid levels and bone mass measurements...
  14. doi The effect of vitamin D receptor BsmI genotype on the response to osteoporosis treatment in postmenopausal women: a pilot study
    Maria Creatsa
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieion Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 37:1415-22. 2011
    ..The purpose of our study was to investigate the possible effect of BsmI vitamin D receptor (VDR's) polymorphism on changes in bone mineral density (BMD) and bone turnover markers in postmenopausal women receiving different treatments...
  15. doi Prevalence of vasomotor, psychological, psychosomatic and sexual symptoms in perimenopausal and recently postmenopausal Greek women: association with demographic, life-style and hormonal factors
    Vasileios Grigoriou
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Gynecol Endocrinol 29:125-8. 2013
    ..To assess the prevalence of climacteric symptoms and their association with demographic, life-style and hormonal parameters in Greek peri- and recently postmenopausal women...
  16. doi Subclinical atherosclerosis in menopausal women with low to medium calculated cardiovascular risk
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 76 Vas Sofias Ave, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Int J Cardiol 164:70-6. 2013
    ..Nevertheless, it is still not included in risk stratification by total cardiovascular risk estimation systems. The present study aimed to evaluate the extent of subclinical vascular disorders in young healthy postmenopausal women...
  17. ncbi Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase C677T polymorphism is associated with central adiposity and increased androgenicity in healthy postmenopausal women
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    Second Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aretaieio Hospital, University of Athens, 27, Themistokleous Street, Dionysos, GR 14578 Athens, Greece
    Eur J Endocrinol 159:233-41. 2008
    ..To assess the association of genetic polymorphisms related to cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk with anthropometric parameters and indices of androgenicity in healthy postmenopausal women...
  18. doi Parity is associated with lower cervical E-cadherin expression in postmenopausal women
    Vasileios Sioulas
    Menopause Clinic, 2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 34:1043-8. 2008
    ..The objective of this study is to evaluate the possible associations between E-cadherin expression and reproductive/lifestyle factors in cervical epithelial cells from postmenopausal women...
  19. ncbi Endogenous sex hormones and risk factors for atherosclerosis in healthy Greek postmenopausal women
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Greece
    Eur J Endocrinol 154:907-16. 2006
    ..To assess the association between endogenous sex hormones and risk factors for atherosclerosis in healthy postmenopausal women...
  20. doi Estrogen plus progestin treatment: effect of different progestin components on serum markers of apoptosis in healthy postmenopausal women
    Maria Karaflou
    Second Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Fertil Steril 94:2399-401. 2010
    ..Although cytochrome c levels were undetectable, circulating soluble Fas/soluble Fas ligand ratio decreased in both groups, suggesting a decrease in ligand-mediated apoptosis...
  21. ncbi Circulating androgen levels are associated with subclinical atherosclerosis and arterial stiffness in healthy recently menopausal women
    Maria Creatsa
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, GR 11528, Athens, Greece
    Metabolism 61:193-201. 2012
    ..This association is independent of traditional cardiovascular risk factors or insulin resistance. On the contrary, serum DHEAS exhibits a negative association with arterial stiffness...
  22. doi Reproductive hormones and postpartum mood disturbances in Greek women
    Charalampos Chatzicharalampous
    Second Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Gynecol Endocrinol 27:543-50. 2011
    ..Postpartum mood disturbances are common among Greek women, with postpartum depression (PPD) being as high as 19%. This study aimed to investigate whether sex steroid hormone levels affect the incidence of postpartum mood disturbances...
  23. ncbi Endogenous sex steroids and bone mineral density in healthy Greek postmenopausal women
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieion Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Bone Miner Metab 24:65-71. 2006
    ..Thus, endogenous steroids are significant determinants of postmenopausal BMD. Endogenous estradiol may be more important for lumbar spine BMD, whereas endogenous androgens are associated mainly with femoral neck BMD...
  24. doi Determinants of quality of life in Greek middle-age women: a population survey
    Panayota Giannouli
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Maturitas 71:154-61. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate how sociodemographic parameters, lifestyle indicators and intensity of climacteric symptoms affect the quality of life (QOL) of Greek community dwelling middle-aged women...
  25. ncbi Can premenstrual syndrome affect arterial stiffness or blood pressure?
    Kimon S Stamatelopoulos
    Vascular Laboratory, Department of Clinical Therapeutics, Alexandra Hospital, Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, 80 Vas Sofias Str, PO Box 11528, Athens, Greece
    Atherosclerosis 224:170-6. 2012
    ..We also assessed hypertension prevalence and arterial stiffening in postmenopausal women with or without history of premenstrual symptoms...
  26. ncbi Effect of hormone therapy and raloxifene on serum VE-cadherin in postmenopausal women
    George Christodoulakos
    Second Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieion Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Fertil Steril 82:634-8. 2004
    ..To investigate the effect of continuous combined hormone therapy and raloxifene on serum VE-cadherin...
  27. ncbi Androgens associated with advanced glycation end-products in postmenopausal women
    Evanthia Diamanti-Kandarakis
    Third Department of Internal Medicine, Sotiria General Hospital, Medical School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Menopause 17:1182-7. 2010
    ..Advanced glycation end-products (AGEs) are well-recognized atherogenic molecules. Therefore, we investigated the association of postmenopausal sex steroid and metabolic status with serum AGE levels...
  28. pmc Once-yearly zoledronic acid in the prevention of osteoporotic bone fractures in postmenopausal women
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieion Hospital, Greece
    Clin Interv Aging 3:445-51. 2008
    ..Rare adverse effects include renal dysfunction, hypocalcemia, atrial fibrillation, and osteonecrosis of the jaw...
  29. doi Thyroid function and postpartum mood disturbances in Greek women
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieion Hospital, 27, Themistokleous Street, Dionysos GR 14578, Athens, Greece
    J Affect Disord 121:278-82. 2010
    ..5% among Greek women. This study aimed to investigate whether thyroid function within the normal range affects the incidence of postpartum mood disturbances...
  30. pmc Osteoprotegerin as a marker of atherosclerosis in diabetic patients
    Areti Augoulea
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens Medical School, Aretaeio Hospital, 11526 Athens, Greece Obstetric Gynecological Unit and Research Center, Evgenideio Hospital, University of Athens, 11526 Athens, Greece
    Int J Endocrinol 2013:182060. 2013
    ....
  31. ncbi Role of postmenopausal hormone replacement therapy on body fat gain and leptin levels
    Areti Augoulea
    Second Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aretaieion Hospital, University of Athens, Greece
    Gynecol Endocrinol 20:227-35. 2005
    ..The major problem encountered during administration of hormone therapy seems to be the timing of pHT initiation which is a strong confounder on the effect of pHT on leptin levels in postmenopausal women...
  32. ncbi E-cadherin expression in cervical epithelial cells of postmenopausal women: association with hormone therapy, tibolone, and raloxifene
    Vasileios Sioulas
    Menopause Clinic, 2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Fertil Steril 89:1018-20. 2008
    ..E-cadherin immunostaining was less intense in metaplastic cells of women on tibolone, whereas hormone therapy and raloxifene were not associated with altered E-cadherin expression...
  33. ncbi The role of the oxidative-stress in the endometriosis-related infertility
    Areti Augoulea
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aretaieion Hospital, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Gynecol Endocrinol 25:75-81. 2009
    ..Oxidative stress influences women's reproductive capacity. The association between endometriosis and infertility is described in several studies and still remains debated...
  34. doi Lack of association between vitamin D levels and bone mineral density in patients with multiple sclerosis
    Nikos Triantafyllou
    First Department of Neurology, University of Athens, Eginition Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Neurol Sci 313:137-41. 2012
    ..We evaluated cross-sectionaly the determinants (including vitamin D levels) of low BMD in patients with relapsing-remitting MS (RRMS)...
  35. ncbi Thoracic endometriosis syndrome
    Areti Augoulea
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieion Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Respiration 75:113-9. 2008
    ..If medical treatment fails, surgical resection of the endometriomas is suggested, although relapse rate may be high...
  36. ncbi Endometriosis and other benign and malignant müllerian lesions in pelvic and extrapelvic organs
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    Second Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieion Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Anal Quant Cytol Histol 31:170-6. 2009
    ....
  37. doi Additive effect of depressed mood and vasomotor symptoms on postmenopausal insomnia
    Iannis M Zervas
    Women s Mental Health Clinic, Eginition Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Menopause 16:837-42. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the role of vasomotor and mood symptoms on insomnia in postmenopausal women...
  38. ncbi EMAS position statement: The management of postmenopausal women with vertebral osteoporotic fracture
    Ioannis K Triantafyllopoulos
    Laboratory of Research for the Musculoskeletal System LRMS, School of Medicine, University of Athens, 10 Athinas Street, 14561 Kifissia, Greece Electronic address
    Maturitas 78:131-7. 2014
    ..It is therefore important for the physician to use a diagnostic and therapeutic algorithm for early detection and effective treatment of vertebral fractures...
  39. ncbi Effect of raloxifene, estrogen, and hormone replacement therapy on serum homocysteine levels in postmenopausal women
    George Christodoulakos
    Second Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieion Hospital, Greece
    Fertil Steril 79:455-6. 2003
  40. ncbi Ovarian endometriosis associated with ovarian cancer and endometrial-endocervical polyps
    Antonios Kontoravdis
    Second Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieion Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 33:294-8. 2007
    ..To determine the prevalence of ovarian cancer and endometrial polyps in women with moderate and severe ovarian endometriosis...
  41. ncbi Pathogenesis of endometriosis: the role of defective 'immunosurveillance'
    George Christodoulakos
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Athens, Aretaieion Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 12:194-202. 2007
    ..To analyse the aetiopathogenesis and the role of defective 'immunosurveillance' in endometriosis...
  42. doi Sp1 collagen I A1 polymorphism in women with stress urinary incontinence
    Dimos Sioutis
    Second Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Int Urogynecol J 22:835-9. 2011
    ..Stress urinary incontinence (SUI) is in part attributed to qualitative and quantitative changes in connective tissue of the urogenital tract. We examined the association of collagen type I a1 (COLIA 1) Sp1 polymorphism with the risk of SUI...
  43. ncbi Genetics in gestational diabetes mellitus: association with incidence, severity, pregnancy outcome and response to treatment
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aretaieion University Hospital, Athens University Medical School, GR 11528, Athens, Greece
    Curr Diabetes Rev 6:393-9. 2010
    ..This review focuses on possible gestational diabetes mellitus susceptibility genes and their association with the disease incidence and severity as well as the pregnancy outcome and the response to treatment...
  44. doi Maternal circulating osteoprotegerin and soluble RANKL in pre-eclamptic women
    Nikolaos Vitoratos
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 154:141-5. 2011
    ..To evaluate alterations in the concentrations of osteoprotegerin (OPG), RANKL and the OPG/RANKL ratio in pre-eclamptic women during the puerperium...
  45. ncbi Cross-sectional long-term micronutrient deficiencies after sleeve gastrectomy versus Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: a pilot study
    Andreas Alexandrou
    1st Department of Surgery, Laiko Athens General Hospital, University of Athens, 17 Agiou Thoma st, GR 11527 Athens, Greece
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 10:262-8. 2014
    ..The aim of the present study was to compare the extent of long-term postsurgical nutritional deficiencies between Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) and sleeve gastrectomy (SG)...
  46. ncbi Bisphosphonates
    Irene Lambrinoudaki
    Second Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Artetaieio Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1092:397-402. 2006
    ..v.) infusion once annually...
  47. ncbi Polycystic ovary syndrome in adolescents: current and future treatment options
    George Mastorakos
    Second Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieion Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Paediatr Drugs 8:311-8. 2006
    ..It may be used alone or in combination with oral contraceptives. Independently of medical treatment, restoration and maintenance of bodyweight within normal range is of paramount importance...
  48. pmc Previous gestational diabetes mellitus and markers of cardiovascular risk
    Nikolaos Vrachnis
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens Medical School, Aretaieio Hospital, 11526 Athens, Greece
    Int J Endocrinol 2012:458610. 2012
    ..Our review of studies on pGDM prompts us to recommend that these women be considered a population at risk for later CVD events, which however could be avoided via the use of specially designed follow-up programs in the future...
  49. ncbi Arterial wave reflections during the menstrual cycle of healthy women: a reproducibility study
    Theodore G Papaioannou
    Biomedical Engineering Unit, 1st Department of Cardiology, Hippokration Hospital, Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Hypertension 54:1021-7. 2009
    ..Measurement of wave reflections at the same phase of the menstrual cycle or statistical adjustment could be suggested for optimal study design and data interpretation...
  50. ncbi Apoptosis in atherosclerosis: a mini-review
    Maria Karaflou
    2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens, Aretaieion Hospital, 27 Themistokleous Street, Dionysos, Athens, Greece
    Mini Rev Med Chem 8:912-8. 2008
    ..However, once the plaque is formed, apoptosis may lead to plaque rupture and thrombosis...