Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, March 14th, 2005
According to a study from the United States, "The vital task of evaluating cardiovascular disease risk in individual patients is challenging in light of the ever-growing list of risk factors. Some of the traditional measures of cardiovascular risk, such as blood lipid levels, have been further refined to provide better risk assessments. Certain specific parameters, such as lipoprotein buoyancy, seem to be better predictors of cardiovascular disease than total lipoprotein levels."
"Furthermore, as the contribution of systemic inflammation to...
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