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Multiple risk factor interventions for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in low‐ and middle‐income countries

/10.1002/14651858.CD011163.pub2 Uthman, O.A., et al Second-hand smoke Background In many low‐ and middle‐income countries (LMICs) morbidity and mortality associated with cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) have grown exponentially over recent years. It is esti ...

Multiple risk factor interventions for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in low‐ and middle‐income countries

/10.1002/14651858.CD011163.pub2 Uthman, O.A., et al Second-hand smoke Background In many low‐ and middle‐income countries (LMICs) morbidity and mortality associated with cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) have grown exponentially over recent years. It is esti ...

Effectiveness of school-based smoking prevention curricula: systematic review and meta-analysis

10.1136/bmjopen-2014-006976 Roger E Thomas, Julie McLellan, Rafael Perera Smoking cessation Objective  To assess effectiveness of school-based smoking prevention curricula keeping children never-smokers. Design  Systematic review, meta-analysis. Data: MED ...

System Change Interventions for Smoking Cessation

10.1002/14651858.CD010742.pub2. Thomas D, Abramson MJ, Bonevski B, George J Background System change interventions for smoking cessation are policies and practices designed by organizations to integrate the identification of smokers and the subsequent off ...

Association Between Smoke-Free Legislation and Hospitalizations for Cardiac, Cerebrovascular, and Respiratory Diseases

https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.112.121301 Crystal E. Tan and Stanton A. Glantz Second-hand smoke Secondhand smoke causes cardiovascular and respiratory disease. Smoke-free legislation is associated with a lower risk of hospitalization and death fr ...

Macular pigment optical density and its relationship with serum and dietary levels of lutein and zeaxanthin

Beatty S, Nolan JM, Kavanagh H, O'Donovan O Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease Abstract Observational evidence is accumulating that the onset of age-related maculopathy, the leading cause of legal blindness in th ...

Macular Pigment and Percentage of Body Fat

Nolan JM, O'Donovan O, Kavanagh H, Stack J, Harrison M, Muldoon A, Mellerio J, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P URPOSE. To investigate the relationship between percentage of body fat and macular pigm ...

Measurement of Macular Pigment: Raman Spectroscopy versus Heterochromatic Flicker Photometry

Neelam K, O'Gorman N, Nolan JM, O'Donovan O, Wong HB, Au Eong KG, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P URPOSE. There are several techniques for measuring macular pigment (MP) in vivo, of which Raman ...

Monthly Consistency of Macular PigmentOptical Density and Serum Concentrationsof Lutein and Zeaxanthin

Nolan JM, Stack J, Mellerio J, Godhinio M, O'Donovan O, Neelam K, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease ABSTRACT T his study was undertaken to assess serial month-to- month consistency of macular pigment (M ...

Macular pigment and ocular biometry

Neelam K, Nolan JM, Loane E, Stack J, O'Donovan O, Au Eong KG, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease Abstract This study is designed to investigate the relationship between macular pigment optical density ( ...

Risk factors for age-related maculopathy are associated with a relative lack of macular pigment

Nolan JM, Stack J, O'Donovan O, Loane E, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease A bstract Macular pigment (MP) is composed of the two dietary carotenoids lutein (L) and zeaxanthin (Z), and is believed to pro ...

The Relationships between Macular Pigment Optical Density and Its Constituent Carotenoids in Dietand Serum

Nolan JM, Stack J, O'Connell E, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P URPOSE. Lutein (L) and zeaxanthin (Z) are two dietary carote- noids that accumulate at the macula, where they are collec- tively known ...

Measurement of Macular Pigment Optical Density Using Two Different Heterochromatic Flicker Photometers

Loane E, Stack J, Beatty S, Nolan JM Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease ABSTRACT Purpose:T o compare macular pigment optical density using two different heterochromatic flicker photometers. M ethods:W e measured macul ...

Transport and Retinal Capture of Luteinand Zeaxanthin with Reference to Age-related Macular Degeneration

Loane E, Nolan JM, O'Donovan O, Bhosale P, Bernstein PS, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease Abstract. Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the most common cause of irreversible blindness in the elde ...

Diet and risk factors for age-related maculopathy

O'Connell ED, Nolan JM, Stack J, Greenberg D, Kyle J, Maddock L, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease Systematic Reviews https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/1427b7_8aa15a8eb89d4604a25f79f7089c8e66.pdf © Public ...

Spatial Profile of Macular Pigment and Its Relationshipto Foveal Architecture

Nolan JM, Stringham J, Beatty S, Snodderly DM Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P URPOSE. Macular pigment (MP) is composed of two dietary carotenoids, lutein and zeaxanthin, and a carotenoid generated by the retina, ...

The rationale and evidence base for a protective role of macular pigment in age-related maculopathy

Loane E, Kelliher C, Beatty S, Nolan JM Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease ABSTRACT Age-related maculopathy (ARM) remains the most common cause of blind registration in people aged 50 years or over in the developed wo ...

Foveal Anatomic Associations with the Secondary Peak and the Slope of the Macular Pigment Spatial Profile

Kirby M, Galea M, Loane E, Stack J, Beatty S, Nolan JM Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P URPOSE. To investigate the reproducibility of the macular pig- ment (MP) spatial profile by using heterochromatic flicker pho ...

Psychophysical Function in Age-related Maculopathy

Neelam K, Nolan JM, Chakravarthy U, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease A bstract. Age-related macular degeneration (AMD), the late stage of age-related maculopathy (ARM), is the leading cause of blind registr ...

Risk Factors for Age-Related Maculopathy

Connell PP, Keane PA, O'Neill EC, Altaie RW, Loane E, Neelam K, Nolan JM, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease A ge-related maculopathy (ARM) is the leading cause of blindness in the elderly. Although bene ...