Effects of Short-Term Nutritional Interventions on Right Ventricular Function in Healthy Men

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BACKGROUND A physiological model of increased plasma nonesterified fatty acid (NEFA) levels result in myocardial triglyceride (TG) accumulation, which is related to cardiac dysfunction. A pathophysiological model of increased plasma NEFA levels result in hepatic steatosis, which has been linked to abnormal myocardial energy metabolism. Hepatic steatosis is… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0076406

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@inproceedings{Widya2013EffectsOS, title={Effects of Short-Term Nutritional Interventions on Right Ventricular Function in Healthy Men}, author={Ralph L. Widya and Sebastiaan Hammer and Mari{\"e}tte R. Boon and Rutger W. van der Meer and Johannes W. A. Smit and Albert de Roos and Patrick C N Rensen and Hildo J. Lamb}, booktitle={PloS one}, year={2013} }