Cardiovascular Risk (posters)

FRI-586

Metabolic Syndrome in the Cardiac Care Unit (CCU) Patients: Prevalence, Clinical Characteristics and Relation to Cardiovascular Markers
Ziyad A. Alakkas, Khaled Abdullah Alswat, Mohammed Al Otaibi, Turki Althobaiti, Nazih Alzaidi, El- Shazly Abdul Khalek and Abdulaziz Alfifi

FRI-587

Non-HDL Cholesterol: An Emerging Biomarker for Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Prediabetics
Jayesh J Sheth, Ankna Shah, Frenny Sheth, Sunil Trivedi, Nutan Nabar, Navneet N Shah, Premal Thakor and Rama Vaidya

FRI-591

Association Between Vascular Stiffness and Matrix Metalloproteinase 9 in Hypertensive and Prehypertensive Individuals
Jose Fernando Vilela-Martin Sr., Luciana Neves Martin, Luiz Tadeu Giollo-Junior Sr. and Flavia Mariana Valente

FRI-593

Relation of Serum Paraoxonase-1 Activity with Brachial Artery Intima Media Thickness in Obese Versus Non-Obese Diabetic Patients
Pinar Karakaya, Meral Mert, Yildiz Okuturlar, Asuman Gedikbasi, Filiz Islim, Didem Acarer, Nursel Kocamaz, Ozlem Soyluk, Teslime Ayaz, Pinar Alarslan, Ozlem Harmankaya and Abdulbaki Kumbasar

FRI-594

FRI-596

Adiposity Distribution May Affect Changes in Glucose Tolerance over 12 Months in African American Men with Dysglycemia
Irina Ciubotaru, Yuval Eisenberg, Arfana Akbar, Hassan Zaidi, Fahad Zaidi, Karthik Cherukupally, Chizelle Onochie, Subhash C Kukreja and Elena Barengolts

FRI-597

Significant Differences in Fecal Microbiota Are Associated with Various Stages of Glucose Tolerance in African-American Male Veterans
Irina Ciubotaru, Stefan J Green, Arfana Akbar, Jose Cordoba, Subhash C Kukreja and Elena Barengolts

FRI-598

Diabetic Cardiac Hypertrophy Is Associated with Viscoelastic Changes in Myocardial Contraction Dynamics: A 4-Year Longitudinal Prospective Study Using Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Riccardo Pofi, Elisa Giannetta, Iacopo Carbone, Nicola Galea, Giacomo Frati, Marco Francone, Emilia Sbardella, Mary A. Venneri, Roberto Badagliacca, Andrea Lenzi and Andrea M Isidori

FRI-600

Cathepsin K Is Associated with Vascular Endothelial Dysfunction and Renal Impairment in Type 2 Diabetic Patients
Ikuyo Kusaka, Hodaka Yamada, Masashi Yoshida, Tomoko Asano, Atsushi Aoki, Aki Ikoma, Hideo Toyoshima, Masafumi Kakei and San-e Ishikawa

FRI-601

Endothelial Function in Youth Is Modulated By Adiposity-Related Insulin Resistance and Inflammation
Anca Tomsa, Sara Klinepeter Bartz, Rajesh Krishnamurthy, Ramkumar Krishnamurthy and Fida F Bacha

FRI-603

FRI-604

Association Between Peripheral Neuropathy and Macrovascular Disease in Diabetic Patients
Gonzalo Allo Miguel, Elena Garcia Fernández, Juan Carlos Romero Rodríguez, David Lora Pablos, Guillermo Martínez Díaz-Guerra and Federico G Hawkins

FRI-606

Comprehensive Adult Reference Ranges for Circulating Adiponectin By EIA
Joel Estis, Heather Morrell, Jeff Bishop, Kevin Gunning, Peter Heseltine and Mark Stene

FRI-607

Role of Vitamin D in Intima Media Thickness in Type 1 Diabetics
Bengur Taskiran, Eylem Bahadir, Guven BARIS Cansu and Ruya Mutluay

FRI-608

Diabetic Patients with Very Low Vitamin D Have Worse Lipid Profile and More Cardiovascular Events
Gonzalo Allo Miguel, Elena Garcia Fernández, Lucas Arroyave Villa, David Lora Pablos, Guillermo Martínez Díaz-Guerra and Federico G Hawkins

FRI-609

FRI-611

Could Metformin Have a Role in Marfan Syndrome? a Case Report
Jennifer Poste and Harriette Rosen Mogul

FRI-612

Cardiac Sarcoidosis Presenting As Recurrent Syncope
Ma. Conchitina Manas Fojas and Kyaw Kyaw Soe

FRI-614

Nicotine Plus a High-Fat Diet Increases Oxidative Stress and Triggers Cardiomyocyte Apoptosis in Male Mice
Mark Falz, Victor Chalfant, Isai Rea, Desean L. Lee, Indrani Sinha-Hikim, Theodore C Friedman and Amiya P Sinha-Hikim

FRI-615

FRI-616

Maternal Age at Childbirth Is Associated with Glucose Metabolism in Adult Men
Charlotte Verroken, Jean-Marc Kaufman, Stefan Goemaere, Kaatje Toye and Bruno Lapauw

FRI-617

Sex Differences in Progression of Arterial Stiffness and Diastolic Dysfunction in Western Diet Fed Mice
Annayya R. Aroor, Javad Habibi, Vincent G. DeMarco, Guanghong Jia, Camila Manrique Acevedo, Luis A. Martinez-Lemus, Zhe Sun, Mona Garro, Gerald A. Meininger and James R. Sowers