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Relationship between body mass index and different domains of disability in older persons: the 3C study
OBJECTIVE: To study the relationships between body mass index (BMI) and different domains of disability in elderly subjects from the French 3C study.SETTING: Three cities in France: BordeauxExpand
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Efficacy of Daflon 500 mg in the Treatment of Lymphedema (Secondary to Conventional Therapy of Breast Cancer)
To assess the activity of a purified, micronized, flavonoidic fraction (Dios; Daflon® 500 mg*) on upper limb lymphedema occurring after breast cancer therapy, a monocenter, randomized, double-blind,Expand
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Cardiovascular variability after rilmenidine challenge: assessment of acute dosing effects by means of spectral analysis
Summary— Short‐term fluctuations in blood pressure (BP) and heart rate (HR) were analysed in a group of twelve subjects with mild hypertension. Indirect finger BP was measured by a Finapres® device.Expand
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Lipid Profile and Antihypertensive Efficacy in Hyperlipidemic Hypertensive Patients: Comparison of Rilmenidine and Captopril
In hypertensive patients with lipid abnormalities, an ideal antihypertensive agent would control blood pressure without interfering with lipid metabolism. The aim of the present study was to assessExpand
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Peer Support and Psychosocial Pain Management Strategies for Children with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
This paper reviews information on Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) in children. Children with this chronic illness often experience pain related to their condition. They also can experience socialExpand
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Efficacy of Daflon 500 mg in Venous Leg Ulcer Healing: A Double-Blind, Randomized, Controlled Versus Placebo Trial in 107 Patients
The objective of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of Daflon® 500 mg (Dios)* in venous ulcers. A multicenter, double-blind, randomized, controlled versus placebo (Plac) trial was conducted,Expand
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Laser Doppler and transcutaneous oximetry: modern investigations to assess drug efficacy in chronic venous insufficiency.
During chronic venous insufficiency (CVI), microcirculatory changes, e.g. a decrease in transcutaneous oxygen pressure (tcpO2) and an increase in transcutaneous carbon dioxide pressure (tcpCO2), areExpand
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Characteristics of undiagnosed diabetes in community-dwelling French elderly: the 3C study.
We aimed to assess clinical and socio-demographic characteristics of undiagnosed diabetes, including glucose control, in French community-living elderly people. Diagnosed and undiagnosed diabetes,Expand
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Long-term control of blood pressure by rilmenidine in high-risk populations.
Efficacy and acceptability of rilmenidine in populations with high cardiovascular risk has been established in short- or mid-term studies (1.5-6 months) enrolling relatively small numbers ofExpand
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[Effects of rilmenidine (hyperium) on lipid balance in hyperlipidemic hypertensive patients. Randomized, controlled, double-blind 8-week study vs. captopril in parallel groups].
Rilmenidine (dose of 1 mg once or twice a day) is the first oxazoline compound with antihypertensive properties. Its effects on lipid parameters [total cholesterol, HDL and LDL fractions,Expand
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