Abstract: Low Testosterone Is a Cardiovascular Risk Factor

Shira Miller, M.D.Abstracts, Men

Int J Impot Res. 2009 Jul-Aug;21(4):261-4. Welcoming low testosterone as a cardiovascular risk factor. Maggio M, Basaria S. Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism, University of Parma, Parma, Italy. Abstract Male hypogonadism now has a new spectrum of complications. They are mainly cardiometabolic in nature.  Low serum testosterone levels are a risk factor for diabetes, metabolic syndrome, … Read More

Abstract: Endogenous Testosterone and Mortality Due to All Causes, Cardiovascular Disease, and Cancer in Men

Shira Miller, M.D.Abstracts, Men

Circulation. 2007 Dec 4;116(23):2694-701. Epub 2007 Nov 26. Endogenous testosterone and mortality due to all causes, cardiovascular disease, and cancer in men: European prospective investigation into cancer in Norfolk (EPIC-Norfolk) Prospective Population Study. Khaw KT, Dowsett M, Folkerd E, Bingham S, Wareham N, Luben R, Welch A, Day N. Source: Clinical Gerontology Unit Box 251, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK. kk101@medschl. cam.ac.uk Abstract BACKGROUND: The relation between … Read More