Nurs Res 2017 Mar/Apr;66(2):164-174
Yen-Chun Lin, PhD, RN, is Assistant Professor, School of Nursing, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC. Veronica Nunez, DNP, RN, FNP-BC, is Nurse Practitioner, Vascular Surgery, Los Angeles County-University of Southern California Medical Center. Robin Johns, PhD, RN, is Associate Professor, Department of Physiological and Technological Nursing, College of Nursing, Augusta University, Georgia. S. Pamela K. Shiao, PhD, RN, FAAN, is Associate Dean for Nursing Research, Professor, and E. Louise Grant Chair, College of Nursing; Graduate Faculty, Graduate School; Faculty, Center for Biotechnology and Genomic Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University.
: Apolipoprotein A5 (APOA5) 1131 is one of the most investigated gene polymorphisms in association with cardiovascular diseases (CVD) for its roles in epigenetics pathways.Objectives
: The major objective of this metaprediction study was to comprehensively examine the association of polymorphism risk subtypes of APOA5 1131 gene and potential contributing factors of CVD risks in global populations.Methods
: This study is a meta-analysis to determine APOA5 gene polymorphisms as risk factors for CVDs. Read More