Chapter 14. Other Cardiovascular Risk Factors

  1. William H. Herman3,
  2. Ann Louise Kinmonth4,
  3. Nicholas J. Wareham5 and
  4. Rhys Williams6
  1. Stephen Thomas1 and
  2. Giancarlo Viberti2

Published Online: 12 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470682807.ch14

The Evidence Base for Diabetes Care, Second Edition

The Evidence Base for Diabetes Care, Second Edition

How to Cite

Thomas, S. and Viberti, G. (2010) Other Cardiovascular Risk Factors, in The Evidence Base for Diabetes Care, Second Edition (eds W. H. Herman, A. L. Kinmonth, N. J. Wareham and R. Williams), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470682807.ch14

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Department of Internal Medicine and Epidemiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA

  2. 4

    General Practice and Primary Care Research Unit, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK

  3. 5

    MRC Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Metabolic Science, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, UK

  4. 6

    School of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Diabetes Centre, St Thomas' Hospital, London, UK

  2. 2

    Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology, KCL Guy's Hospital, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 19 FEB 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470032749

Online ISBN: 9780470682807

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Keywords:

  • other cardiovascular risk factors;
  • microalbuminuria and cardiovascular disease in type 2 diabetes;
  • diabetic kidney disease associated with increased cardiovascular risk and kidney damage;
  • relationship between microalbuminuria and CVD - consistent between populations;
  • microalbuminuria and cardiovascular disease in type 1 diabetes;
  • Second Manifestation of Arterial Disease (SMART) study;
  • other cardiovascular associations of microalbuminuria;
  • endothelial dysfunction and haemostatic abnormalities;
  • inflammatory markers;
  • Irbesartan Diabetic Nephropathy Trial (IDNT)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Microalbuminuria

  • Inflammatory markers

  • Conclusion

  • References