Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Dyslipidemia - From Prevention to Treatment

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Published03 February 2012

Doi10.5772/1182

ISBN978-953-307-904-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-953-51-6759-4

Copyright year2012

Number of pages482

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Open access  chapters

2. Ethnic Difference in Lipid Profiles

By Lei Zhang, Qing Qiao and Yanhu Dong

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2,328
6. Dyslipidemia: Genetics and Role in the Metabolic Syndrome

By Nora L. Nock and Aiswarya L.P. Chandran Pillai

3,596
7. Functions of OSBP/ORP Family Proteins and Their Relation to Dyslipidemia

By Hiroshi Koriyama, Hironori Nakagami, Tomohiro Katsuya and Ryuichi Morishita

2,593
9. Pleiotropic Functions of HDL Lead to Protection from Atherosclerosis and Other Diseases

By Vassilis Zannis, Andreas Kateifides, Panagiotis Fotakis, Eleni Zanni and Dimitris Kardassis

2,523
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10. Disrupted VLDL Features and Lipoprotein Metabolism in Sepsis

By Patricia Aspichueta, Nerea Bartolomé, Xabier Buqué, María José Martínez, Begoña Ochoa and Yolanda Chico

2,654
11. Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptor β/δ (PPAR β/δ) as a Potential Therapeutic Target for Dyslipidemia

By Emma Barroso, Lucía Serrano-Marco, Laia Salvadó, Xavier Palomer and Manuel Vázquez-Carrera

2,175
12. Liver Glucokinase and Lipid Metabolism

By Anna Vidal-Alabró, Andrés Méndez-Lucas, Jana Semakova, Alícia G. Gómez-Valadés and Jose C. Perales

6,254
13. Liver Sinusoidal Endothelial Cells and Regulation of Blood Lipoproteins

By Dmitri Svistounov, Svetlana N. Zykova, Victoria C. Cogger, Alessandra Warren, Aisling C. McMahon, Robin Fraser and David G. Le Couteur

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15. Dyslipidemia and Cardiovascular Disease

By Hossein Fakhrzadeh and Ozra Tabatabaei-Malazy

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16. Cardiovascular Risk in Tunisian Patients with Bipolar I Disorder

By Asma Ezzaher, Dhouha Haj Mouhamed, Anwar Mechri, Fadoua Neffati, Wahiba Douki, Lotfi Gaha and Mohamed Fadhel Najjar

1,766
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3,162
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18. Dyslipidemia Induced by Stress

By Fernanda Klein Marcondes, Vander José das Neves, Rafaela Costa, Andrea Sanches, Tatiana Sousa Cunha, Maria José Costa Sampaio Moura, Ana Paula Tanno and Dulce Elena Casarini

3,915
21. Dyslipidemia in Patients with Lipodystrophy in the Use of Antiretroviral Therapy

By Rosana Libonati, Cláudia Dutra, Leonardo Barbosa, Sandro Oliveira, Paulo Lisbôa and Marcus Libonati

2,225
23. Predictors of the Common Adverse Drug Reactions of Statins

By Hadeer Akram AbdulRazzaq, Noorizan Abd Aziz, Yahaya Hassan, Yaman Walid Kassab and Omar Ismail

3,140

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