The measured outcomes included waist circumference, systolic and diastolic blood pressure, fasting triglycerides, high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, and glucose concentrations.
What does DBP stand for?
DBP stands for Diastolic Blood Pressure
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- Deutsche Bundespost (German federal mail)
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- Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka (Malay: Institute of Language and Literature)
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In a metaanalysis of 29 randomized controlled trials of vitamin C supplementation (median dose, 500 mg per day; median treatment duration, 8 weeks), the pooled changes in systolic and diastolic blood pressure relative to placebo were--3.
They report a lead-associated increase in both systolic and diastolic blood pressure after adjustment for confounders.
Diastolic blood pressure was a stronger predictor of nonfatal MI.
Group average diastolic blood pressure as lower by 1.
These figures were based on lowering systolic blood pressure by 10mm Hg or diastolic blood pressure by 5mm Hg.
NEW ORLEANS -- Increased diastolic blood pressure levels are associated with cognitive impairment, findings from the Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke study suggest.
The researchers found that from baseline to 18 weeks, dark chocolate intake reduced both systolic and diastolic blood pressure without changes in body weight, plasma levels of lipids or glucose.