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Ethnic differences in metabolite signatures and type 2 diabetes: a nested case–control analysis among people of South Asian, African and European origin

Accumulation of metabolites may mark or contribute to the development of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2D), but there is a lack of data from ethnic groups at high risk. We examined sphingolipids, acylcarnitines and amino acids, and their association with T2D in a nested case–control study among 54 South Asian Surinamese, 54 African Surinamese and 44 Dutch in the Netherlands. Plasma...

Risk factor control in secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease: results from the multi-ethnic HELIUS study

. Jørstad 0 R. J. G. Peters 0 0 Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Center , Amsterdam , The Netherlands Objective To evaluate the quality of contemporary secondary prevention of cardiovascular ... of interest M. Minneboo, S. Lachman, M. B. Snijder, J. T. Vehmeijer, H. T. Jørstad and R. J. G. Peters declare that they have no competing interests. Open Access This article is distributed under the

The Dutch SCORE-based risk charts seriously underestimate the risk of cardiovascular disease

Introduction Dutch cardiovascular disease (CVD) prevention guidelines recommend the use of modified SCORE risk charts to estimate 10-year risk of fatal and nonfatal CVD (myocardial infarction, cerebrovascular disease and congestive heart failure). This combined risk is derived from the SCORE mortality risk using multipliers. These multipliers have been shown to underestimate...

The history of the cardiac emergency room, and the patient’s history

R. J. G. Peters 0 ) Department of Cardiology , F3-236 , Academic Medical Center , PO Box 22660, 1100 DD Amsterdam , the Netherlands - The first Cardiac Emergency Room (CER) was founded in 1978 by

Cardiovascular disease risk and secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease among patients with low health literacy

Netherlands. The sponsor had no role in the design, data collection, data analysis, data interpretation and writing of this report. Conflict of interest T. M. van Schaik, H. T. Jorstad, T. B. Twickler, R. J. G

Lifestyle changes in secondary prevention of coronary heart disease: breaking the chains of unhealthy habits

R. J. G. Peters 0 ) Department of Cardiology , F3-236, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam , PO Box 22660, 1100 DD Amsterdam, the Netherlands - The management of patients with acute

Barbarians at the gate

R. J. G. Peters 0 ) Department of Cardiology, Academic Medical Center , Amsterdam, the Netherlands - The paper by Liew et al. in this issue of the Journal confirms other observations on the