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Lifestyle and venous thromboembolism : a review
(Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2011-09-15)
Abstract Introduction: The relationship between arterial cardiovascular disease (CVD) and venous thromboembolism (VTE) is debated. The knowledge about lifestyle as a risk factor for CVD is substantial, while there are few conclusions are reached on the association between lifestyle and VTE. The aim of this review was to assess whether known cardiovascular lifestyle risk factors also are associated ...
Alcohol consumption, types of alcoholic beverages and risk of Venous Thromboembolism : the Tromsø Study
(Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2011-11-01)
Moderate alcohol consumption has been shown to protect against cardiovascular diseases. The association between alcohol consumption, especially types of alcoholic beverages, and venous thromboembolism (VTE) is less well described. The aim of this study was to investigate the impact of alcohol consumption and different alcoholic beverages on risk of VTE. Information on alcohol consumption were ...