Plasma Lipids: Optimal Levels for Health

Plasma Lipids: Optimal Levels for Health

by American Health Foundation

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Plasma Lipids: Optimal Levels for Health compiles reports on optimal blood lipid levels.
This book discusses the optimal levels of blood lipids that suffice for optimal physical and mental development of man while at the same time does not detrimentally affect human health. Clinical, epidemiological, and experimental evidence agrees that the ideal (optimal) serum cholesterol level for children aged 10-14 should be 120 mg% and that the ideal (optimal) cholesterol level for adults should be 160 mg%. This text stresses that if these are indeed the optimal levels, and so many people have levels far above these values, then it is evident why a large proportion of the population succumbs to cardiovascular disease.
This publication is intended for physicians and scientists concerned with the optimal values of health.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781483282428
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Publication date: 10/22/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 198
File size: 5 MB

About the Author

Professor Yong Zhou is a recognized expert in the field of non-linear difference equations and their applications in China. He was Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Dynamical Systems and Differential Equations over 2007-2011, and is present Guest Editor at Optimization (T&F), Nonlinear Dynamics and Journal of Vibration and Control (Sage), and at Elsevier former Guest Editor of Computers&Mathematics with Applications over 2010-2012 and Applied Mathematics and Computation over 2014-2015.

Table of Contents




Section I. Epidemiological Evidence

Section II. Clinical-Pathological Evidence

Section III. Laboratory-Experimental Evidence

Invited Speeches

Cardiovascular Diseases during and after World War II: A Comparison of the Federal Republic of Germany with Other European Countries

Social and Economic Implications

Agricultural Potentials

Anthropological Concepts

Public Health Aspects of Optimal Serum Lipid-Lipoprotein Levels


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