Review of endothelial inflammation in type 2 diabetes and importance of bio-markers in reducing the cardio vascular risk

Sowmya Rajashekar and Asna Urooj (2015) Review of endothelial inflammation in type 2 diabetes and importance of bio-markers in reducing the cardio vascular risk. Journal of Diabetes and Health, 108. pp. 261-276. ISSN 7519-3753

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Abstract

The prevalence of Diabetes has increased from 30 109 million by 2035. India has the largest number “diabetes million in 1985 to 65 million in2013 and isexpected to of diabeticsin the world and experts term India as reach capital”. The life expectancy of people withdiabetes is reduced by nearly eight years due to increased mortality. Coronary artery diseaseaccounts for > 80% of all deaths and 75% of all hospitalized diabetic subjects. Metabolicabnormalities due to diabetes have been found to predispose to vascular changes, leading to atherosclerosis. Studies reveal some of the inflammatory markers – homocysteine, Creactiveprotein and lipoprotein(a) help in early diagnosis of cardiovascular disease.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: B Life Science > Food Science and Nutrition
Divisions: Department of > Food Science and Nutrition
Depositing User: lpa manjunath user
Date Deposited: 22 Oct 2019 09:41
Last Modified: 22 Oct 2019 09:41
URI: http://eprints.uni-mysore.ac.in/id/eprint/9423

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