cardiovascular physiological phenomena


Summary: Processes and properties of the CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM as a whole or of any of its parts.

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  1. Bø K, Artal R, Barakat R, Brown W, Davies G, Dooley M, et al. Exercise and pregnancy in recreational and elite athletes: 2016 evidence summary from the IOC expert group meeting, Lausanne. Part 1-exercise in women planning pregnancy and those who are pregnant. Br J Sports Med. 2016;50:571-89 pubmed publisher
  2. Avolio A, Parati G. Reflecting on posture. J Hypertens. 2011;29:655-7 pubmed publisher
  3. O Brien K, Nixon S, Tynan A, Glazier R. Aerobic exercise interventions for adults living with HIV/AIDS. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2010;:CD001796 pubmed publisher
    ..Future research would benefit from participant follow-up and intention-to-treat analysis. Further research is required to determine the optimal parameters in which aerobic exercise may be most beneficial for adults living with HIV. ..
  4. Gerrah R, Haller S, George I. Mechanical Concepts Applied in Congenital Heart Disease and Cardiac Surgery. Ann Thorac Surg. 2017;103:2005-2014 pubmed publisher
    ..By application of these principles, one can accurately quantify modifications undertaken to treat diseases, for example, the size of a patch that augments a vessel and the angle of an anastomosis to allow a certain flow. ..
  5. Zamir M. Shear forces and blood vessel radii in the cardiovascular system. J Gen Physiol. 1977;69:449-61 pubmed
  6. Amrithraj A, Kodali A, Nguyen L, Teo A, Chang C, Karnani N, et al. Gestational Diabetes Alters Functions in Offspring's Umbilical Cord Cells With Implications for Cardiovascular Health. Endocrinology. 2017;158:2102-2112 pubmed publisher
  7. Cornier M, Marshall J, Hill J, Maahs D, Eckel R. Prevention of overweight/obesity as a strategy to optimize cardiovascular health. Circulation. 2011;124:840-50 pubmed publisher
  8. Wang R. Toxic gas, lifesaver. Sci Am. 2010;302:66-71 pubmed
  9. Jones N, Killian K. Exercise limitation in health and disease. N Engl J Med. 2000;343:632-41 pubmed

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  1. Piano M. Cannabis Smoking and Cardiovascular Health: It's Complicated. Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2017;102:191-193 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of this article is to summarize the effects of cannabis smoking on the vasculature and occurrence of cardiovascular (CV) events such as myocardial infarction (MI) and stroke. ..
  2. Shekerdemian L, Bohn D. Cardiovascular effects of mechanical ventilation. Arch Dis Child. 1999;80:475-80 pubmed
  3. Rowe G, Safdar A, Arany Z. Running forward: new frontiers in endurance exercise biology. Circulation. 2014;129:798-810 pubmed publisher
  4. Hegele R. Multidimensional regulation of lipoprotein lipase: impact on biochemical and cardiovascular phenotypes. J Lipid Res. 2016;57:1601-7 pubmed publisher
  5. Boldyrev A, Aldini G, Derave W. Physiology and pathophysiology of carnosine. Physiol Rev. 2013;93:1803-45 pubmed publisher
    ..are required to gain a full understanding of the function and applications of this intriguing molecule. ..
  6. Zausig Y, Chappell D, Becker B, Potschka D, Busse H, Nixdorf K, et al. The impact of crystalloidal and colloidal infusion preparations on coronary vascular integrity, interstitial oedema and cardiac performance in isolated hearts. Crit Care. 2013;17:R203 pubmed publisher
    ..Using colloids prepared in calcium-containing, balanced solutions for volume replacement therapy may attenuate the breakdown of vascular barrier competence in the critically ill. ..
  7. Lucas Herald A, Alves Lopes R, Montezano A, Ahmed S, Touyz R. Genomic and non-genomic effects of androgens in the cardiovascular system: clinical implications. Clin Sci (Lond). 2017;131:1405-1418 pubmed publisher
    ..This review focuses on evidence indicating that interplay between genomic and non-genomic actions of testosterone may influence cardiovascular function. ..
  8. Folkow B. Physiological aspects of primary hypertension. Physiol Rev. 1982;62:347-504 pubmed
  9. Ilmarinen J. Physical load on the cardiovascular system in different work tasks. Scand J Work Environ Health. 1984;10:403-8 pubmed
    ..Peak loads which increase strain to the maximal RAS level are described. The change in RAS with ageing is shown to increase in work tasks which include the production of muscle forces and the coordination of motor functions. ..
  10. Gielen S, Schuler G, Adams V. Cardiovascular effects of exercise training: molecular mechanisms. Circulation. 2010;122:1221-38 pubmed publisher
  11. Small E, Frost R, Olson E. MicroRNAs add a new dimension to cardiovascular disease. Circulation. 2010;121:1022-32 pubmed publisher
  13. Pham S, Chilton R. EMPA-REG OUTCOME: The Cardiologist's Point of View. Am J Cardiol. 2017;120:S53-S58 pubmed publisher
    ..These concepts and hypotheses are discussed in this report. ..
  14. Seon J, Lim Y, Lee H, Yoon J, Kim S, Choi S, et al. Cardiovascular health status between standard and nonstandard workers in Korea. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0178395 pubmed publisher
    ..Policies to reduce employment insecurity and encourage nonstandard employees to receive health screening services should be prioritized. ..
  15. Paul G, Pinto S. Sleep and the Cardiovascular System in Children. Sleep Med Clin. 2017;12:179-191 pubmed publisher
  16. Chakkera H, Sharif A, Kaplan B. Negative Cardiovascular Consequences of Small Molecule Immunosuppressants. Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2017;102:269-276 pubmed publisher
  17. Evans D. Cardiovascular adaptations to exercise and training. Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract. 1985;1:513-31 pubmed
    ..More effective redistribution of cardiac output to muscles by increased capillarization and more efficient oxygen diffusion to cells may also be an important means of increasing oxygen uptake after training. ..
  18. Bestetti R, Restini C, Couto L. Development of anatomophysiologic knowledge regarding the cardiovascular system: from Egyptians to Harvey. Arq Bras Cardiol. 2014;103:538-45 pubmed publisher
    ..Following these developments, Harvey described blood circulation. ..
  19. Sherman T. On connecting large vessels to small. The meaning of Murray's law. J Gen Physiol. 1981;78:431-53 pubmed
    ..In homogeneous, full-flow sets of vessels, a relation is also established between vessel radius and the conductance, resistance, and cross-sectional area of a full-flow set. ..
  20. Melchiorre K, Sharma R, Thilaganathan B. Cardiovascular implications in preeclampsia: an overview. Circulation. 2014;130:703-14 pubmed publisher
  21. Zampetaki A, Xu Q. Vascular remodeling in diabetes: don't leave without your STAT5. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2009;29:10-1 pubmed publisher
  22. Biagini S, Dale C, Real J, Moreira E, Carvalho C, Schettino G, et al. Short-term effects of stored homologous red blood cell transfusion on cardiorespiratory function and inflammation: an experimental study in a hypovolemia model. Braz J Med Biol Res. 2017;51:e6258 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, stored homologous RBC transfusion in a hypovolemia model improved cardiovascular parameters but did not induce significant effects on microcirculation, pulmonary inflammation and respiratory function up to 6 h after transfusion...
  23. Gamel J, Rousseau W, Katholi C, Mesel E. Pitfalls in digital computation of the impulse response of vascular beds from indicator-dilution curves. Circ Res. 1973;32:516-23 pubmed
  24. Dupont J, Jaffe I. 30 YEARS OF THE MINERALOCORTICOID RECEPTOR: The role of the mineralocorticoid receptor in the vasculature. J Endocrinol. 2017;234:T67-T82 pubmed publisher
    ..Further investigation of the precise molecular mechanisms by which MR contributes to these processes will aid in the identification of novel therapeutic targets to reduce cardiovascular disease (CVD)-related morbidity and mortality. ..
  25. McEwen B. Protective and damaging effects of stress mediators. N Engl J Med. 1998;338:171-9 pubmed
  26. Pham S, Chilton R. EMPA-REG OUTCOME: The Cardiologist's Point of View. Am J Med. 2017;130:S57-S62 pubmed publisher
    ..These concepts and hypotheses are discussed in this report. ..
  27. Kinney H, Thach B. The sudden infant death syndrome. N Engl J Med. 2009;361:795-805 pubmed publisher
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  29. Azhibekov T, Noori S, Soleymani S, Seri I. Transitional cardiovascular physiology and comprehensive hemodynamic monitoring in the neonate: relevance to research and clinical care. Semin Fetal Neonatal Med. 2014;19:45-53 pubmed
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  31. Goodman Z, Thomas S, Wald R, Goodman J. Cardiovascular Response to Recreational Hockey in Middle-Aged Men. Am J Cardiol. 2017;119:2093-2097 pubmed publisher
    ..Given the progressive and high cardiovascular demands, caution is warranted when estimating the cardiovascular demands of hockey from clinical stress testing, particularly in those whom coronary reserve may be compromised. ..
  32. Lakatta E. Cardiovascular regulatory mechanisms in advanced age. Physiol Rev. 1993;73:413-67 pubmed
  33. Bojic T, Radak D, Putnikovic B, Alavantic D, Isenovic E. Methodology of monitoring cardiovascular regulation. Vojnosanit Pregl. 2012;69:1084-90 pubmed
  34. Ridker P. Inflammation, C-reactive protein, and cardiovascular disease: moving past the marker versus mediator debate. Circ Res. 2014;114:594-5 pubmed publisher
  35. Soudah E, Ng E, Sun Z, Maiti S. Numerical Methods and Applications in Biomechanical Modeling 2014. Comput Math Methods Med. 2015;2015:768652 pubmed publisher