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Epicardial adipose tissue is independently associated with increased left ventricular mass in untreated hypertensive patients: An observational study
Amaç: Epikardiyal adipoz doku (EAD) çeşitli enflamatuvar mediyatörler ve büyüme faktörleri salarak miyokart ve vücut üzerine endokrin ve parakrin etkilere sahiptir. Bu çalışmada hipertansiyonlu (HT) hastalarda EAD ve ...
Effect of epicardial adipose tissue on diastolic functions and left atrial dimension in untreated hypertensive patients with normal systolic function
Background: Adipose tissue is the source of many adipokines affecting the cardiovascular system either locally or systemically. Although hypertension is one of the most important factors in diastolic dysfunction (DD), the ...
Epicardial adipose tissue predicts carotid intima-media thickness independently of body mass index and waist circumference
(Taiwan Soc Cardiology, 2019)
Background: Visceral obesity is strongly associated with atherosclerosis. Even though waist circumference (WC) is the most common assessment method of total visceral adipose tissue and cardiometabolic risk, this method ...