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Effects of fenofibrate on renal function in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: the Fenofibrate Intervention and Event Lowering in Diabetes (FIELD) Study
- T. Davis, R. Ting, +13 authors on behalf of the Field study investigators
- 1 February 2011
Aims/hypothesisFenofibrate caused an acute, sustained plasma creatinine increase in the Fenofibrate Intervention and Event Lowering in Diabetes (FIELD) and Action to Control Cardiovascular Risk in… Expand
Effect of coenzyme Q(10) supplementation on simvastatin-induced myalgia.
- J. Young, C. Florkowski, +4 authors R. Scott
- Medicine, Chemistry
- The American journal of cardiology
- 1 November 2007
Myalgia is the most frequently reported adverse side effect associated with statin therapy and often necessitates reduction in dose, or the cessation of therapy, compromising cardiovascular risk… Expand
Structure-function relationships in pancreatic islets: support for intraislet modulation of insulin secretion.
Pancreatic islet B cell function was studied in vitro using three structurally different preparations of islet tissues: isolated, intact islets, dispersed islet cells attached singly to microcarrier… Expand
Comparison of Insulin Resistance, Metabolic Syndrome and Adiponectin in Overweight Bipolar Patients Taking Sodium Valproate and Controls
- J. Elmslie, R. Porter, P. Joyce, P. J. Hunt, B. Shand, R. Scott
- The Australian and New Zealand journal of…
- 1 January 2009
Objective: Metabolic abnormalities in patients with bipolar disorder may be secondary to obesity, aspects of the disorder or its treatment. To investigate this further, the purpose the present study… Expand
Oat bran and cholesterol reduction: evidence against specific effect
- J. Bremer, R. Scott, C. Lintott
- Biology, Medicine
- Australian and New Zealand journal of medicine
- 1 August 1991
Abstract Most placebo‐controlled studies testing the hypo‐cholesterolaemic action of oat bran have compared high fibre against low fibre diets. To determine whether oat bran had greater… Expand
Homocysteine, glycine betaine, and N,N-dimethylglycine in patients attending a lipid clinic.
- M. Lever, P. George, W. J. Dellow, R. Scott, S. Chambers
- Chemistry, Medicine
- Metabolism: clinical and experimental
We recruited nondiabetic subjects (n = 158) attending a lipid disorders clinic, a subset of whom (n = 46) had established cardiovascular disease. Glycine betaine, N,N-dimethylglycine, and carnitine… Expand
The Effectiveness of Diabetes Education for Non-Insulin-Dependent Diabetic Persons
Individuals with noninsulin depend ent diabetes mellitus referred to a dia betes education programme were al located at random to treatment (n = 32) or non-treatment (n = 28) groups to assess the… Expand
Comparative effects of enzogenol® and vitamin C supplementation versus vitamin C alone on endothelial function and biochemical markers of oxidative stress and inflammation in chronic smokers
- J. Young, B. Shand, P. M. McGregor, R. Scott, C. Frampton
- Chemistry, Medicine
- Free radical research
- 1 January 2006
Chronic smoking is associated with endothelial dysfunction and inflammation, with oxidative stress contributing to both these processes. In this study, we investigated the effect of combined… Expand
Plasma adiponectin in overweight, nondiabetic individuals with or without insulin resistance
Aim: Adiponectin is a protein produced exclusively by adipocytes with putative insulin‐sensitizing and anti‐atherogenic properties. This cross‐sectional study investigated the relationship between… Expand
Factors controlling the life-span of the corpora lutea in the pseudopregnant rabbit.