The Benefits of Altitude Training on Human Performance Adam Khan Abstract: Altitude training is a method many athletes have used and are continuing to use as a means of maximising their sporting potential. The reason for training at altitude is that the environmental hypoxia encountered by the body causes numerous physiological changes. These changes can be split into ...Read More »
There is much evidence to suggest that arterial stiffness causes hypertension, and this is supported by many studies, whether the stiffness is a result of aging of the arteries resulting in reduced or calcified elastin in the walls, increased collagen content, atherosclerosis or whether stiffness occurs due to activation of the sympathetic nervous system, causing constriction of the smooth muscle ...Read More »
Neutropenic Sepsis: A Preventable Death? Yashvi Vijh Neutropenic sepsis is unfortunately, a too often fatal complication of various anti-cancer treatments; the greatest risk of which arises from cytotoxic chemotherapy . Its incidence is majorly concerning, due to the condition’s potentially life threatening nature . The incidence of Neutropenic Sepsis after invasive myelosuppressive chemotherapy is between 70 and 100 per ...Read More »
Are changes in synaptic proteins associated with amyloid beta deposition in transgenic mice and with dementia states in man?
Are changes in synaptic proteins associated with amyloid beta deposition in transgenic mice and with dementia states in man? By Johanna O’Connor Abstract Research into dementia is necessary to aid the development of diagnostic tools as well as treatments and preventions for this debilitating condition. Several causes for dementia have been proposed and the amyloid cascade hypothesis is the ...Read More »
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