66-Year-Old Man With Long-standing Intermittent Chest Pain
- Chest pain after meals. // Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Sep94, Vol. 55 Issue 9, p40
Discusses a study on postmeal angina which was reported in the `Journal of American College of Cardiology.'
- Nonmechanical ST-Segment Alternans in Prinzmetal's Angina. Rozanski, John J.; Meller, Jose; Kleinfeld, Morris; Castellanos, Agustin; Kupersmith, Joel // Annals of Internal Medicine;Jul78, Vol. 89 Issue 1, p76
Deals with the phenomenon of electrical alternans of the ST segment during periods of ST elevation in Prinzmetal's angina. Overview of the case of a man with recurrent, nocturnal, restrosternal chest pain; Classification of electrical alternating phenomena; Mechanisms that are associated with...
- Chest pain: your response to a classic warning. Thompson, Virginia L. // RN;Apr89, Vol. 52 Issue 4, p32
Reports on nursing patients with chest pain. Implications of chest pain; Types of angina; Procedures for correcting blood flow. INSET: Angina: Teaching for discharge.
- Is altered cardiac sensation responsible for chest pain in patients with normal coronary arteries? Clinical observation during cardiac catheterisation. Shapiro, Leonard M.; Crake, Tom; Poole-Wilson, Philip A. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);1/16/1988, Vol. 296 Issue 6616, p170
Examines the contribution of cardiac sensation for chest pain in patients with normal coronary arteries. Occurrence of coronary abnormality during angina pectoris exercise testing; Presence of coronary angiograms normality during testing; Effect of cardiac catheterization on patients with...
- Contemporary Management of Angina: Part II. Medical Management of Chronic Stable Angina. Zanger, Diane R.; Solomon, Allen J. // American Family Physician;1/1/2000, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p129
Part II. Provides information on the contemporary medical management of chronic stable angina pectoris. Measures for eliminating risk factors of angina; List of antianginal agents.
- Prinzmetal's angina. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1893
A reference entry for the medical term "Prinzmetal's angina," another word for variant angina, is presented.
- 154-13. DIAGNOSING NONEXERTIONAL ANGINA. P.F.C. // Cortlandt Forum;12/20/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 12, p88
Presents a suggestion on the diagnosis of nonexertional angina pectoris. Possibility of vasospastic, or Prinzmetal's angina, in anginal pain without exertion; Other symptoms associated with the syndrome; Other requirements for the diagnosis of angina.
- EECP. // Mayo Clinic Health Letter;Oct2001, Vol. 19 Issue 10, p4
Focuses on the use of enhanced external counterpulsation (EECP) for the nonsurgical therapy of angina pectoris caused by narrowed or obstructed coronary arteries. Symptoms of chest pain; Steps in EECP therapy; Theories behind the chest pain relief in EECP; Risk factors of chest pain. INSET:...
- Rapid assessment of chest pain. Wood, David; Timmis, Adam; Halinen, Matti // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);9/15/2001, Vol. 323 Issue 7313, p586
Editorial. Focuses on the efficacy of rapid access chest pain clinics in England. Referral for patients with angina; Importance of rapid assessment in cases of chest pain; Question whether the clinics improve long term outcome.