American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- adj. Of, relating to, or involving the heart and the blood vessels: cardiovascular disease.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Relating to both the heart and the blood-vessels.
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. Of or pertaining to or involving the heart and blood vessels.
- adj. of or pertaining to or involving the heart and blood vessels
- From cardio- + vascular (Wiktionary)
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“The FDA rejected Contrave, from Orexigen and Takeda Pharmaceutical Co., late last month, requesting another clinical trial to study the drug's long-term cardiovascular risk.”
“Others say that the more important contributor to the rise in cardiovascular disease is simply over-consumption of food, salty or not, and the obesity epidemic.”
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“Orexigen said the FDA sent it a complete response letter outlining concerns about the long-term cardiovascular safety of the drug.”
“Obese children are at high risk for type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease but the contribution of childhood obesity to long-term cardiovascular risk, independent of adult weight, has never been clearly established, researchers said.”
“Patients taking Qnexa also achieved significant improvements in cardiovascular and metabolic risk factors including blood pressure, lipid levels, and type 2 diabetes.”
“- Significant improvements in cardiovascular, metabolic and inflammatory risk factors among patients treated with Qnexa;”
“Nevertheless, says Stephen Daniels, pediatrician-in-chief at Children ' s Hospital, Denver, the findings are part of an emerging and increasingly consistent picture where lifestyle starting early in life is a very important factor for long-term cardiovascular health.”
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