Diabetes mellitus and heart failure: the role of SGLT2 inhibitors
SGLT2 inhibitors – gliflozins were introduced into clinical practice as peroral antidiabetics, acting by increased glucose excretion by urine using the blockade of SGLT2 co...
Authors: Jindřich Špinar, Jiří Vítovec, Lenka Špinarová
Diabetes mellitus and resistance to therapy with ADP-receptor antagonists: Importance, possibilities of detection and therapeutic influence
Diabetes mellitus is connected with clopidogrel resistance, an independent risk factor of future ischemic events in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary interventions...
Authors: Matej Samoš, Tomáš Bolek, František Kovář, Peter Galajda, Marián Mokáň
Fats in foods from health point of view
Fats play a significant role in terms of health. However, an average consumer does not understand a science behind them. There is a predominant tendency to avoid fats. The...
Secondary and adverse effects of antihypertensive drugs
It includes a brief overview of secondary and unwanted effects of basic antihypertensive drugs which may influence patients toward discontinuation of medication with the ensuing...
Authors: Jiří Vítovec, Jindřich Špinar
Arterial hypertension – a risk factor for sudden vascular stroke
Strokes are among the most common causes of morbidity and mortality, and in individuals who suffered stroke, subsequent long-term neurological deficit in a larger or smaller...
Authors: Ľudovít Gašpar, Andrea Komorníková, Veronika Vestenická
Peripheral arterial disease of lower extremity and global cardiovascular risk
Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) of lower extremity is predominantly a manifestation of atherothrombotic process. Effective cardiovascular risk treatment is underestimated in...
Authors: Denisa Čelovská, Viera Štvrtinová
Perspectives on central systolic pressure in clinical practice
The basic characteristic of blood circulation in humans is given by the cyclical work of the heart, which ejects the blood pulse volume into the arteries. The workload of left...
Authors: Mária Potočárová, Jozef Bulas, Viera Kupčová, Marta Filková, Ján Murín
Secondary dyslipidemia (DLP) arises as a result of other diseases or various exogenous influences. However, genetic predisposition, as it is known in the case of primary DLP...
Authors: Martin Šatný, Michal Vrablík
Intensive treatment of dyslipidemia in regional outpatient cardiology office
We presented briefly initial experiences of outpatient cardiologist in the first ever MedPed center in the Orava region. Reduction of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL...
The role of functional food and nutraceuticals in therapy of hypercholesterolemia
Dyslipidemia, arterial hypertension, smoking and type 2 diabetes mellitus are the most important risk factors for cardiovascular diseases (CVD). The first step in treatment of...
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Issue No.: 1 / 2018
- Fats in foods from health point of view | views: 535
- What is the role of nutriceuticals in dyslipidemia management? Armolipid Plus | views: 299
- Opinion of the Committee of the Czech Society for Atherosclerosis on the ESC/ EAS Recommendations for Dyslipidemia Diagnostics and Treatment 2016 | views: 142
- Effect of statins and ezetimibe on the progression of atherosclerosis | views: 139
- Secondary dyslipidemia | views: 136