Quick Search:

uzh logo
Browse by:

Zurich Open Repository and Archive

Corti, R; Sudano, I; Spieker, L; Binggeli, C; Hermann, F; Toenz, D; Noll, G (2005). Kaffee - Gift oder Medizin? Therapeutische Umschau, 62(9):629-633.

Full text not available from this repository.

View at publisher


Intake of coffee, one of the most common beverages worldwide, has often been discussed as a potential cardiovascular risk factor. However, definitive data about this topic are missing and newer studies even point out for a favorable rather than hazardous effect. Despite many studies no clear association between coffee and the risk of hypertension, myocardial infarction and other cardiovascular diseases was found. Recent publications suggest that moderate coffee intake does not represent a health hazard, but may even be associated with beneficial effects on the cardiovascular system and diabetes.



Additional indexing

Other titles:Coffee - poison or medicine?
Item Type:Journal Article, not refereed, further contribution
Communities & Collections:04 Faculty of Medicine > University Hospital Zurich > Clinic for Cardiology
Dewey Decimal Classification:610 Medicine & health
Deposited On:04 Mar 2011 10:06
Last Modified:05 Apr 2016 14:17
Publisher:Hans Huber
Publisher DOI:10.1024/0040-5930.62.9.629
PubMed ID:16218500

Users (please log in): suggest update or correction for this item

Repository Staff Only: item control page