The Latest Journal Articles in Nurse Practitioner

1Dietary vitamin D and risk of heart failure in the physicians health studyClinical Nutrition, April 28, 2015  Clinical Article
2Vitamin A intake and serum retinol levels in children and adolescents with cystic fibrosisClinical Nutrition, April 28, 2015  Clinical Article
3Association between healthy diet and exercise and greater muscle mass in older adultsJournal of the American Geriatrics Society, April 28, 2015  Clinical Article
425-hydroxyvitamin D levels, vitamin D binding protein gene polymorphisms and incident coronary heart disease among whites and blacks: the ARIC StudyAtherosclerosis, April 28, 2015  Clinical Article
5Low levels of a urinary biomarker of dietary polyphenol are associated with substantial cognitive decline over a 3-year period in older adults: The Invecchiare in Chianti StudyJournal of the American Geriatrics Society, April 28, 2015  Clinical Article
6Markers of systemic exposures to products of intestinal bacteria in a dietary intervention studyEuropean Journal of Nutrition, April 28, 2015  Clinical Article
7Carotenoid intakes from natural sources and head and neck cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis of epidemiological studiesCancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, April 28, 2015  Evidence Based Medicine  Review Article
8Higher vitamin D intake during pregnancy is associated with reduced risk of dental caries in young Japanese childrenAnnals of Epidemiology , April 28, 2015  Clinical Article
9Barriers to food intake in acute care hospitals: a report of the Canadian Malnutrition Task ForceJournal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics, April 28, 2015  Clinical Article
10Effects of agricultural biodiversity and seasonal rain on dietary adequacy and household food security in rural areas of KenyaBMC Public Health, April 28, 2015  Full Text  Clinical Article
1Cancer diagnosis leads to higher quit rates among smokersAmerican Cancer Society News, April 28, 2015
2Long-term exposure to air pollution may harm your brainAmerican Heart Association News, April 28, 2015
3Alternative providers of GP services perform worse than traditional practicesImperial College London Health News, April 28, 2015
4BPA risk to newborns may be smaller than previously believedJohns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, April 28, 2015
5Expanding Naloxone use could reduce drug overdose deaths and save livesCDC, April 28, 2015
6Researchers find no increased lung cancer risk in postmenopausal women treated with hormone therapyWayne State University School of Medicine News, April 28, 2015
7Epigenetic marks lay foundations for a child's future abilitiesAgency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) News, April 28, 2015
8Youths who survive self-poisoning continue to be at risk of suicide for yearsAmerican Academy of Pediatrics News, April 28, 2015
9Babies as young as 6 months using mobile mediaAmerican Academy of Pediatrics News, April 28, 2015
10Serogroup B meningococcal vacine may help against diseaseAmerican Academy of Pediatrics News, April 28, 2015

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AGEs increase cardiovascular risk in T2DM

As reported in Diabetes, elevated advanced glycation end products increase the risk for incident cardiovascular events (HR=1.31) in type 2 diabetics (n=218).

Lecithinized superoxide dismutase treatment promising in idiopathic interstitial pneumonia

As reported in BMC Pulmonary Medicine, lecithinized superoxide dismutase (80 mg x 28d) attenuated LDH and surfactant protein A levels in patients with progressive idiopathic interstitial pneumonia; there was no change in forced vital capacity. The LDH and surfactant protein levels returned to baseline by day 56. There were no differences between adverse events and mortality rates in the treated and placebo groups.

Atypical glandular cells associated with increased risk of extrauterine disease

As reported in the International Journal of Gynecologic Cancer, abnormal cervical cytology (atypical glandular cells [AGC] or malignant cells [MC]) on pre-operative cervical cytology predicts extrauterine disease (OR=4.78) and high intermediate risk disease (OR=8.41) in patients with endometrial adenocarcinoma (n=563). In patients with an elevated CA-125 level, the OR for extrauterine and high intermediate risk disease was 13.3 and 5.83, respectively.

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