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Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Pathology

Edited by Alaeddin Abukabda

Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine


Maria Suciu

Victor Babeș University of Medicine and Pharmacy

Minodora Andor

Victor Babeș University of Medicine and Pharmacy

This book provides a broad overview of the molecular mechanisms associated with relevant and significant cardiovascular conditions that continue to plague humanity. It also discusses potential and promising therapeutic avenues targeted at addressing these conditions. The overarching goal of this multifaceted work is to entice future and current members of the scientific community to direct their endeavors towards improving our current knowledge of cardiovascular disease conditions and curb their impact on our everyday lives.

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Cardiovascular Risk Factors in PathologyEdited by Alaeddin Abukabda

Published: April 21st 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.73773

ISBN: 978-1-83881-950-7

Print ISBN: 978-1-83881-949-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-951-4

Copyright year: 2021

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1. Endothelial Dysfunction and Disruption in Pulmonary Hypertension

By Rajamma Mathew


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2. Pathogenesis of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

By Michael Patel, Daniel Braga, Brad Money, Andres Pirela, Adam Zybulewski, Brandon Olivieri and Robert Beasley


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3. The Importance of Autophagy and Proteostasis in Metabolic Cardiomyopathy

By María Cristina Islas-Carbajal, Ana Rosa Rincón-Sánchez, Cesar Arturo Nava-Valdivia and Claudia Lisette Charles-Niño


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4. Familial Hypercholesterolemia: Three “under” (Understood, Underdiagnosed, and Undertreated) Disease

By Vladimir O. Konstantinov


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5. Statin Therapy in Children

By Bhuvana Sunil and Ambika Pallikunnath Ashraf


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6. Pharmacokinetic Aspects of Statins

By Lucía Cid-Conde and José López-Castro


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