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EACPR literature review in the field of lifestyle and cardiovascular diseaseVolume 35, November 2015
Discover comments from EACPR section members!
Here we present the EACPR literature review in the field of lifestyle and cardiovascular disease, a quick reading option for the latest update in preventive cardiology.
Wishing you a pleasant read Prof. Joep Perk, EACPR Lifestyle & CVD Literature Editor
Cardiac Rehabilitation Section:
Effect of comprehensive cardiac telerehabilitation on one-year cardiovascular rehospitalization rate, medical costs and quality of life: A cost-effectiveness analysisInes Frederix et al. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology August 19, doi: 10.1177/2047487315602257
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2) Functional capacity and quality of life
Medium-term effectiveness of a comprehensive internet-based and patient specific tele-rehabilitation program with text messaging support for cardiac patients : randomized controlled trial.Frederik I et al.J Med Internet Res 2015, vol 17; 7: e 185
Read the comment by Romualdo Belardinelli
Exercise, Basic and Translational Research Section:
1] Dynamic Release and Clearance of Circulating Microparticles During Cardiac Stress D. Augustine, L.V. Ayers, E. Lima, L. Newton, A.J. Lewandowski, E.F. Davis, B. Ferry, P. LeesonCirculation Research; doi: 10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.114.301904 2] Dynamic microvesicle release and clearance within the cardiovascular system: triggers and mechanismsL. Ayers, R. Nieuwland, M. Kohler, N. Kraenkel, B. Ferry, P. LeesonClin Sci (Lond). 2015. doi: 10.1042/CS20140623.
Read the comment by Paul Leeson and Nicolle Kränkel
1] Coronary atheroma regression and plaque characteristics assessed by grayscale and radiofrequency intravascular ultrasound after aerobic exercise.E. Madssen, T. Moholdt,V. Videm, U. Wisløff, K. Hegbom, R. WisethAm J Cardiol. 2014 doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2014.08.012.2] Predictors of Beneficial Coronary Plaque Changes Following Aerobic Exercise.E. Madssen, T. Moholdt,V. Videm, U. Wisløff, K. Hegbom, R. WisethMed Sci Sports Exerc. 2015 Nov;47(11):2251-6doi: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000000672.
Read the comment from the author Erik Madssen
1] Exercise Training Improves Exercise Capacity and Diastolic Function in Patients With Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction. Results of the Ex-DHF (Exercise training in Diastolic Heart Failure) Pilot Study.F. Edelmann, G. Gelbrich, H.D. Dungen et al.J Am Coll Cardiol 2011 October? doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2011.06.054.2] Impact of CARDIOrespiratory FITness on Arrhythmia Recurrence in Obese Individuals With Atrial Fibrillation: The CARDIO-FIT Study.J Am Coll Cardiol 2015 September 1;66(9):985-96.R.K. Pathak, A. Elliott, M.E. Middeldorp et al.
Read the comment by Martin HallePrevention, Epidemiology and Population Science Section:
The association of albuminuria and high-sensitivity C-reactive protein with the efficacy of HMG-coenzyme A reductase inhibitors for cardiovascular event prevention
Özyilmaz A. et alEuropean Journal of Preventive Cardiology, September 10, 2015, doi 20152047487315604310
Read the comment by Eugenio Greco and Paul Dendale Sports Cardiology Section:
Sudden cardiac arrest in sports – need for uniform registration: A Position Paper from the Sport Cardiology Section of the European Association for Cardiovascular Prevention and RehabilitationEE Solberg, M Borjesson, S Sharma et al.; on behalf of the Sport Cardiology Section of the EACPR of the ESCEur J Prev Cardiol (2015) Aug 18; DOI: 10.1177/2047487315599891
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Exercise and the heart: the good, the bad and the ugly.S Sharma, A Merghani, Ll Mont.European Heart Journal (2015) 36, 1445-1453.
Cardiac rehabilitation and survival in a large representative community cohort of Dutch patientsH De Vries et alEur Heart J 2015:36:1519-28
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Exercise has a Disproportionate Role in the Pathogenesis of Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia/Cardiomyopathy in Patients WithoutDesmosomal MutationsAbhishek C. Sawant et al.J Am Heart Assoc. 2014 Dec 16; 3(6). doi: 10.1161/JAHA.114.001471
A Simple Nonexercise Model of Cardiorespiratory Fitness Predicts Long-Term MortalityB. Martens Nes et al.Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise 2014 Jun;46(6):1159-65. doi: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000000219
Read the comment by Trine Karlsen
Patient Characteristics that Influence Enrollment and Attendance in Aerobic Exercise Early After StrokeEC Prout et al.Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2014 Dec 22. pii: S0003-9993(14)01316-1.
Read the comment by Nicolle Kraenkel
1) Effects of exercise timing on sleep architecture and nocturnal blood pressure in prehypertensives.K. Fairbrother et al.Vasc Health Risk Manag. 2014;10:691-8.2) Post-dinner resistance exercise improves postprandial risk factors more effectively than pre-dinner resistance exercise in patients with type-2 diabetes.T.D. Heden et al.J Appl Physiol (1985). 2014:jap.00917.2014. doi: 10.1152/japplphysiol.00917.2014.
Physical activity and all-cause mortality across levels of overall and abdominal adiposity in European men and women: the European ProspectiveInvestigation into Cancer and Nutrition Study (EPIC)U. Ekelund, et al.AJCN. First published ahead of print January 14, 2015 as doi: 10.3945/ajcn.114.100065
Read the comment by Eugenio Greco
Low-Risk Diet and Lifestyle Habits in the Primary Prevention of Myocardial Infarction in MenA. Åkesson et al.J Am Coll Cardiol 2014; DOI: 10.1016/j.jacc.2014.06.1190
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Disclaimer: The scientific content of these articles is not generated by the ESC. The references were selected for educational purposes only.
This selection of scientific news is provided to you by the European Association for Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation (EACPR). Updated four times a year, it is scientifically independent from any commercial or industrial interests and reflects the EACPR engagement in preventive cardiology.