Perioperative use of atoravasatin reduced cardiovascular events in patients having vascular surgery
- Impact of Candesartan on Nonfatal Myocardial Infarction and Cardiovascular Death in Patients With Heart Failure. Demers, Catherine; McMurray, John J. V.; Swedberg, Karl; Pfeffer, Marc A.; Granger, Christopher B.; Olofsson, Bertil; McKelvie, Robert S.; Östergren, Jan; Michelson, Eric L.; Johansson, Peter A.; Wang, Duolao; Yusuf, Salim // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;10/12/2005, Vol. 294 Issue 14, p1794
Context Angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors reduce the risk of myocardial infarction (MI), but it is not known whether angiotensin receptor blockers have the same effect. Objective To assess the impact of the angiotensin receptor blocker candesartan on MI and other coronary events in...
- COMMENTARY: Perioperative use of atoravasatin reduced
cardiovascular events in patients having vascular surgery. Devereaux, P.J. // ACP Journal Club;Nov/Dec2004, Vol. 141 Issue 3, p64
iThe article presents a commentary on the study, which concluded that perioperative use of atoravasatin reduced cardiovascular events in patients having vascular surgery. Noncardiac surgery is associated with substantial cardiac morbidity and mortality. Despite this, few randomized controlled...
- ASSOCIATION OF LOW ANKLE-BRACHIAL INDEX WITH MORTALITY IN PATIENTS WITH ISCHAEMIC HEART DISEASE. // Heart;Oct2010, pA90
An abstract of the article "Association of Low Ankle-brachial Index With Mortality in Patients With Ischaemic Heart Disease" by Hu Dayi and colleagues is presented.
- ASSESSMENT OF EFFECTS OF ENHANCED EXTERNAL COUNTERPULSATION ON SILENT MYOCARDIAL ISCHAEMIA AND LEFT VENTRICULAR DIASTOLIC FOUNCTION IN PATIENTS WITH CORONARY HEART DISEASE. // Heart;Oct2010, pA113
An abstract of the article "Assessment of Effects of Enhanced External Counterpulsation on Silent Myocardial Ischemia and Left Ventricular Diastolic Founction in Patients with Coronary Heart Disease" by Su-Hang Zhu, Lian-Wang Jia is presented.
- EFFECT OF TREATMENT OF HEPATOCYTE GROWTHPROMOTING FACTOR ON IMPROVEMENT OF MYOCARDIAL ISCHAEMIA AND CARDIOPULMONARY FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY DURING THE EXERCISE IN PATIENTS WITH SEVERE CORONARY HEART DISEASE. // Heart;Oct2010, pA114
An abstract of the article "Effect of Treatment of Hepatocyte Growthpromoting Factor on Improvement of Myocardial Ischaemia and Cardiopulmonary Functional Capacity During the Exercise in Patients With Severe Coronary Heart Disease." by Ningfu Wang, Guoxin Tong, Hao Pan, Jian Xu, Feng Ling,...
- Encuesta Nacional del Tratamiento y Control MetabÃ³lico y de los Factores de Riesgo Cardiovascular de los pacientes con diabetes mellitus tipo 2, atendidos por especialistas en Medicina Interna. de la Peña, Jorge Escobedo; Reyes, Joaquín Reinoso; Gómez, Lucía Flores; Gracida, Leonardo Olvera; Melgar, Pablo Heredia; Madrigal, Jaime Carranza; Aguilar Guerra, José Luis; Villegas Pichardo, Luz Odette; Vidales Rosales, José Antonio; Landaverde, Anaid Ruiz; Paz Barreiro, José Andrés; Bernal Estrada, José Enrique; Ruiz Torres, Juan Carlos; Domínguez Leal, Luis Enrique; Ramos Barajas, José Luis; Valentín García, José Man // Medicina Interna de Mexico;sep/oct2010, Vol. 26 Issue 5, p449
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- When Does Heart Disease Begin? Hollander, Dore // Family Planning Perspectives;Jan/Feb97, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p4
This article focuses on heart diseases. Mortality from cardiovascular disease is associated with low birth weight, and patterns of fetal growth may determine the type of disease that develops. Of 13,249 British men born between 1907 and 1930, 230 died of stroke, and 1,409 died of coronary heart...
- Decreased Glomerular Filtration Rate Is Associated with Mortality and Cardiovascular Events in Patients with Hypertension: A Prospective Study. Rui Zhang; Liqiang Zheng; Zhaoqing Sun; Xingang Zhang; Jue Li; Dayi Hu; Yingxian Sun // PLoS ONE;2011, Vol. 6 Issue 11, p1
Background: Few studies reported the associations between decreased glomerular filtration rate (GFR) and mortality, coronary heart disease (CHD), and stroke in hypertensive patients. We aim to assess the associations between GFR and mortality, CHD, and stroke in hypertensive patients and to...
- Deaths from heart disease in decline. // Australian Nursing Journal;May2009, Vol. 16 Issue 10, p24
The article discusses the declining death rate from cardiovascular disease (CVD) and coronary heart disease (CHD) in Australia. A report by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) indicated that CVD and CHD death rates have declined since the 1960s. However, the leading cause of...