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    • Endothelial dysfunction, oxidized lipoproteins and nitric oxide in hypercholesterolemia 

      Moriel, P.; Ajzen, Sergio Aron [UNIFESP]; Bertolami, Marcelo Chiara; Abdalla, Dulcineia Saes Parra [UNIFESP] (Federacion Bioquimica Provincia Buenos Aires, 2002-06-01)
      Endothelial dysfunction plays an important role in the pathogenesis of coronary artery disease. Plasma cholesterol, particularly that associated to LDL, has been suggested to be an important risk factor in the development ...

    • Iron overload in hypercholesterolemic rats affects iron homeostasis and serum lipids but not blood pressure 

      Turbino-Ribeiro, Silvana ML; Silva, Marcelo E.; Chianca, Deoclécio A.; Paula, Herberth de; Cardoso, Leonardo M.; Colombari, Eduardo; Pedrosa, Maria Lucia (Amer Inst Nutrition, 2003-01-01)
      Epidemiologic and experimental data suggest that excess iron may contribute to the development of cardiovascular diseases (CVD). Because increased LDL cholesterol, decreased HDL cholesterol and alteration of systolic blood ...

    • One-month therapy with simvastatin restores endothelial function in hypercholesterolemic children and adolescents 

      Ferreira, Waldinai Pereira; Bertolami, Marcelo Chiara; Santos, Simone Nascimento; Barros, Marcos Roberto A. C.; Matos Barretto, Rodrigo Bellio de; Pontes, Rgio Cunha; Pontes, Sergio Cunha; Fonseca, Francisco Hermann; Carvalho, Antonio Carlos (Springer, 2007-02-01)
      Simvastatin has been shown to restore endothelial function in children with familial hypercolesterolemia after 28 weeks of treatment. the aim of this study was to evaluate 1-month simvastatin treatment effect on endothelial ...

    • Prevenção da aterosclerose e tratamento medicamentoso de anormalidades lipídicas de alto risco em crianças e adolescentes 

      Castro, Priscilla Severino Gonçalves De [UNIFESP]; Oliveira, Fernanda Luisa Ceragioli [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Pediatria, 2009-02-01)
      OBJECTIVE: To discuss risk factors of atherosclerosis in pediatrics, dietary and physical activity guidelines, and, mainly, drug treatment of high-risk lipid abnormalities. SOURCES: Data were obtained from articles indexed ...