Affiliation: Sahlgrenska University Hospital
- Apolipoprotein B/apolipoprotein A-I in relation to the metabolic syndrome and change in carotid artery intima-media thickness during 3 years in middle-aged menKarin Wallenfeldt
Institute of Internal Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
Stroke 35:2248-52. 2004..The aim was to examine whether apoB/apoA-I was associated with the metabolic syndrome (MetS) at baseline and also with the future change in carotid artery intima-media thickness (IMT)...
- Oxidized low-density lipoprotein in plasma is a prognostic marker of subclinical atherosclerosis development in clinically healthy menK Wallenfeldt
Institute of Internal Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
J Intern Med 256:413-20. 2004..To investigate the association between plasma oxidized low-density lipoprotein (OxLDL) and the progress of clinically silent atherosclerosis, as measured by ultrasound in the carotid arteries...
- Circulating estradiol is an independent predictor of progression of carotid artery intima-media thickness in middle-aged menAsa Tivesten
Institute of Internal Medicine, The Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Bruna Straket 16, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:4433-7. 2006..Estrogen treatment of men with prostate cancer is associated with increased cardiovascular morbidity and mortality; however, the role of endogenous estrogen levels for atherosclerotic disease in men is unknown...
- Carotid and femoral atherosclerosis, cardiovascular risk factors and C-reactive protein in relation to smokeless tobacco use or smoking in 58-year-old menK Wallenfeldt
Institute of Internal MedicineSahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg University, Sweden
J Intern Med 250:492-501. 2001..e. the metabolic syndrome. The inhaled smoke from the combustion of tobacco seems to be an important aetiological factor in the atherosclerotic process...