Wilson Salgado Filho

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OBJECTIVE To analyze intracoronary release of inflammatory markers (IM) after percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI) and compare their concentrations concerning the type of PCI used (rotablator vs. balloon angioplasty). METHODS Twenty-two patients with average age of 60 +/- 11.9 years old, 12 of male sex, with stable coronary disease, submitted to(More)
BACKGROUND Studies have demonstrated the association of severe anatomical coronary artery disease (CAD) with postprandial triglycerides (TG) concentrations. Nevertheless the relationship between less severe atherosclerosis plaque burden and postprandial TG is less established. OBJECTIVE to study the relationship between postprandial TG and CAD detected by(More)
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Achilles tendon xanthomas (ATX) are a sign of long-term exposure to high blood cholesterol in familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) patients, which have been associated with cardiovascular disease. We evaluated the ATX association with the presence and extent of subclinical coronary atherosclerosis in heterozygous FH patients. METHODS 102(More)
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