Vascular function is hit by just 1 high-fat meal, study says

10/31/2012 | PhysiciansBriefing.com

A single high-fat meal affects vascular function in healthy individuals who do not have cardiovascular disease, University of Calgary researchers told the Canadian Cardiovascular Congress. The study found that microvascular function dropped after the meal, suggesting that impairment of the microvascular bed could be the link between high-fat diets and atherosclerosis.

View Full Article in:

PhysiciansBriefing.com

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Vice President of Regulatory Affairs
Pentec Health
Boothwyn, PA
Sr Coordinator Clinical Research (US/TA/00/0073/SL) - 1400000AQX
Abbott
Santa Clara, CA
Senior Director, Biostatistics
Edwards Lifesciences
Irvine, CA
Diagnostic Technician
Roche
Marlborough, MA
Test Technician
Roche
Marlborough, MA