Advances in Cardiovascular Disease Prevention

Posted On 2017-06-20 10:42:07

This issue will spotlight key current hot issues and topics in preventive cardiology, including the comparison of European and US guidelines for cholesterol management progress towards implementing World Health Organization priorities in CVD prevention, the latest results from the EUROASPIRE surveys, cardioprotective effects of the Mediterranean diet, nutraceuticals, and PCSK9 monoclonal antibody therapy in CVD prevention.A principal goal of this issue is to give the reader a perspective of key areas of current interest in preventive cardiology as well as an international perspective of work being done in certain countries and regions.


Guest Editor: Nathan Wong, PhD (University of California, Irvine, California, USA)

Guest Editor: Ian Graham, PhD, FCAHS (Adelaide Health Foundation, Tallaght Hospital, Tallaght, Dublin, Ireland)

Meet the Professor

Focused issue on Advances in Cardiovascular Disease Prevention: interview with Prof. Nathan D. Wong and Prof. Ian Graham

Silvia L. Zhou

Review Article

Current guidelines on prevention with a focus on dyslipidemias

Ian M. Graham, Alberico L. Catapano, Nathan D. Wong

Advances in dyslipidemia management for prevention of atherosclerosis: PCSK9 monoclonal antibody therapy and beyond

Nathan D. Wong, Paul D. Rosenblit, Rosenblit Greenfield

The role of nutraceuticals in the prevention of cardiovascular disease

Bozena Sosnowska, Peter Penson, Maciej Banach

Perspective

Global progress in prevention of cardiovascular disease

Shanthi Mendis

Original Article

Mediterranean lifestyle and cardiovascular diseaseprevention

Ekavi N. Georgousopoulou, Duane D. Mellor, Nenad Naumovski, Evangelos Polychronopoulos, Stefanos Tyrovolas, Suzanne Piscopo, Giuseppe Valacchi, Foteini Anastasiou, Akis Zeimbekis, Vassiliki Bountziouka, Efthimios Gotsis, George Metallinos, Dimitra Tyrovola, Alexandra Foscolou, Josep-Antoni Tur, Antonia-Leda Matalas, Christos Lionis, Labros Sidossis, Demosthenes Panagiotakos, the MEDIS study group

Mini-Review

Governmental efforts for cardiovascular disease prevention efforts in the Russian Federation

Nana Pogosova, Olga Sokolova

Brief Report

The EUROASPIRE surveys: lessons learned in cardiovascular disease prevention

Korneila Kotseva, on behalf of the EUROASPIRE Investigators

Arts and Medicine

The landscape of congenital heart disease

Giovanni Biglino