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Interactions Between Air Pollution and Obesity on Blood Pressure and Hypertension in Chinese Children
Background: Little information exists regarding the effect of interaction of obesity and long-term air pollution exposure on children’s blood pressure and hypertension in areas with high levels ofExpand
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Gender-specific differences in associations of overweight and obesity with asthma and asthma-related symptoms in 30 056 children: result from 25 districts of Northeastern China
  • D. Wang, Z. Qian, +12 authors G. Dong
  • Medicine
  • The Journal of asthma : official journal of the…
  • 18 February 2014
Abstract Objective: The relationship between obesity and allergic respiratory diseases in childhood is still controversial. Furthermore, significant debate on the issue of whether or not genderExpand
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Sex difference of the prevalence and risk factors associated with prehypertension among urban Chinese adults from 33 communities of China: the CHPSNE study
Background: As a new category of blood pressure (BP) classification according to the Seventh Report of The Joint National Committee, prehypertension has aroused people's great concern in recent yearsExpand
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Thoracic Aorta Calcification and Noncardiovascular Disease–Related Mortality: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
Objective— Arterial calcification is highly correlated with underlying atherosclerosis. Arterial calcification of the thoracic aorta is evident in many older individuals at high susceptibility toExpand
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Oxidative stress and DNA damage in a long-term hexavalent chromium-exposed population in North China: a cross-sectional study
Objective The International Agency for Research on Cancer classifies hexavalent chromium (Cr(VI)) as a human carcinogen. As reported, cancer mortality was higher in Cr(VI)-contaminated areas.Expand
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Comparison of Ultrasound Guidance vs. Clinical Assessment Alone for Management of Pediatric Skin and Soft Tissue Infections.
BACKGROUND Point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) can potentially help distinguish cellulitis from abscess, which can appear very similar on physical examination but necessitate different treatmentExpand
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Association between multi-pollutant mixtures pollution and daily cardiovascular mortality: An exploration of exposure-response relationship
Abstract Evidence of combined mortality effects of multi-pollutant on cardiovascular diseases (CVD) and the corresponding exposure-response (ER) relationship is limited. In this paper, we examinedExpand
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Overexpression of miR-124 Protects Against Neurological Dysfunction Induced by Neonatal Hypoxic–Ischemic Brain Injury
Neonatal hypoxic–ischemic encephalopathy (HIE) is a major cause of lifelong disabilities worldwide, without effective therapies and clear regulatory mechanisms. MicroRNAs (miRNAs) act as aExpand
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Attitudes towards suicide in urban and rural China: a population based, cross-sectional study
BackgroundSuicide intervention programs have been guided by findings that attitude towards suicide and suicidal behavior may be causally linked. These findings also make it imperative to identify theExpand
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Association of Social Adversity with Comorbid Diabetes and Depression Symptoms in the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos Sociocultural Ancillary Study: A Syndemic Framework.
BACKGROUND U.S. Hispanics/Latinos experience high lifetime risk for Type 2 diabetes and concurrent psychological depression. This comorbidity is associated with poorer self-management, worse diseaseExpand
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