Vassileios Xydis

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OBJECTIVE An increased incidence of cardiovascular disease has been found in rheumatic disorders. Changes in the variables of aortic elasticity in patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) were evaluated and their relationship to inflammation, anti-rheumatic drugs and traditional cardiovascular risk factors were investigated in this study. METHODS(More)
PURPOSE Increased Body-Mass-Index (BMI) has been associated with brain atrophy in both gray and white matter structures. However, little is known concerning the integrity of white matter tracts in obesity. The purpose of the study was to evaluate the pattern of changes in white matter microstructure in human adiposity. MATERIAL AND METHODS The study(More)
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