Atrial Pacing and Thallium 201 Scintigraphy: Combined Use for Diagnosis of Coronary Artery Disease
- Death on the market. Vickers, Neil // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);5/15/93, Vol. 306 Issue 6888, p1350
Reports the diagnosis of patients with angina pectoris. Recommendation of bypass surgery for the management of the disease; Allocation of funding from the Department of Health for the medical care; Failure of the general practitioner in saving life of the patient.
- Race, Gender Affect Which Treatment Is Selected for Angina Symptoms. Rose, Verna L. // American Family Physician;8/1/1999, Vol. 60 Issue 2, p603
Offers a look at a study of physicians randomized to view videos of patients who differ in race and gender and who presented with identical angina symptoms. Further diagnostic evaluations the physicians were asked to recommend; Role of race and gender in determining which patients would be...
- Left ventricular free wall rupture after coronary artery bypass grafting. Morimoto, Hironobu; Mukai, Shogo; Obata, Shogo; Fujiwara, Yasukazu // European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery;Mar2012, Vol. 41 Issue 3, p707
The article presents a case study of a 68-year-old man who was diagnosed with new-onset angina after 15 years of coronary artery bypass grafting.
- Abnormal origin of the left internal thoracic artery detected only by computed tomography. McMaster, Kelly S.; Blanc, Jean-Michael B.; Hamman, Baron L.; Rosenthal, Robert L. // Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings;Jul2013, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p283
The origins of the branches of the subclavian artery are known to be variable. We present the case of a 55-year-old man whose coronary artery bypass surgery necessitated the use of the internal thoracic artery as he lacked other suitable venous conduits. The left internal thoracic artery...
- Coronary bypasses 10 years on. Petch, M.C. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);9/21/91, Vol. 303 Issue 6804, p661
Focuses on the condition of coronary bypass patients ten years after surgery. Contention of patients on the recurrence of angina; Cause of early occlusion; Implication of excluding perioperative myocardial infarction for subsequent heart attack rate; Recommendation of coronary bypass surgery...
- A 23-year patency of a saphenous vein graft in a patient with diabetes mellitus. Ulus, Taner; Özduman, Hande; Çavuşoğlu, Yüksel // Anatolian Journal of Cardiology / Anadolu Kardiyoloji Dergisi;May2011, Vol. 11 Issue 3, pE12
The article presents a case study of a 79-year-old man who was admitted to the hospital with progressive angina pectoris and a history of coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) and saphenous vein graft (SVG) to the left anterior descending artery (LAD).
- Cortical Blindness Following Coronary Arteriography: A Rare But Self-Cured Complication. Antonellis, John; Kostopoulos, Konstandinos; Rambaouni, Athina; Margaris, Nikolaos; Kranidis, Athanasios; Salahas, Anastasios; Ifantis, George; Koroxenidis, Gabriel // Angiology;Aug1996, Vol. 47 Issue 8, p803
The rare and self-cured complication of cortical blindness following coronary arteriography is presented in 2 patients who underwent cardiac catheterization. Both patients were submitted to an aortocoronary bypass grafting procedure a few years before and were under clinical investigation for a...
- Coronary subclavian steal syndrome: an extracoronary cause of acute coronary syndrome. Schatzl, Stefan; Karnik, Ronald; Gattermeier, Martin // Wiener Klinische Wochenschrift;Aug2013, Vol. 125 Issue 15/16, p437
Significant atherosclerotic changes of the coronary arteries are the common cause of cardiac chest pain. We report the case of an 80-year-old woman suffering from unstable angina caused by extracoronary atherosclerosis. The patient had an extensive medical history with severe coronary heart...
- IMAGES IN CARDIOLOGY. Takebayashi, H.; Kobayashi, V.; Moses, J. W. // Heart;Jun2004, Vol. 90 Issue 6, p637
A 61 year old man, post-coronary bypass surgery, was admitted because of exertional angina. Coronary angiography revealed a 60% stenosis in the left main coronary artery, a 90% stenosis in the distal left circumflex coronary artery (LCX), and a giant coronary artery aneurysm just distal to an...