INTRACORONARY NITROGLYCERIN REVERSAL OF LIFE-THREATENING ERGONOVINE MALEATE- INDUCED CORONARY ARTERY SPASM
- Heart attack risk differs between men and women. // Biomedical Market Newsletter;11/30/2011, Vol. 21, p92
The article focuses on a study related to Coronary artery disease (CAD) which revealed that as per findings from coronary CT angiography test different risk scenarios are associated with men and women. As per the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CAD is caused by deposition of fat and...
- Angiographic Segment Size in Patients Referred for Coronary Intervention is Influenced by Constitutional, Anatomical, and Clinical Features. Pedro A. Lemos; Expedito E. Ribeiro; Marco A. Perin; Luiz J. Kajita; Marco A. de Magalh�es; Jo�o L. A. A. Falc�o; Antonio Esteves Filho; Marcus N. da Gama; Pedro E. Horta; Gilberto G. Marchiori; Andre G. Spadaro; Eul�gio E. Martinez // International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging;Feb2007, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p1
AbstractBackground??Factors influencing the size of target vessels of patients referred for coronary intervention are poorly defined. We aimed to investigate in a large series of patients undergoing percutaneous intervention the relation of constitutional, anatomical, and clinical features with...
- Validation of a Clinical-Significance-Based Classification of Coronary Artery Anomalies. Rigatelli, Gianluca; Docali, Giorgio; Rossi, Paolo; Bandello, Attilio; Rigatelli, Giorgio // Angiology;Jan/Feb2005, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p25
The clinical significance and subsequent management of the various types of coronary artery anomalies (CAAs) are different, as is the relationship to sudden death, coronary artery disease, and myocardial ischemia. A practical global classification based on clinical significance has not yet been...
- A CLINICAL STUDY OF A MULTIFACETED TREATMENT IN CORONARY INSUFFICIENCY. Eisfelder, Henry W. // Angiology;Mar1961, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p109
Sixty-eight subjects with coronary insufficiency, 23 postcoronary patients and 45 with developing arteriosclerotic heart disease, were placed on a program consisting of three elements: emergency medication (nitroglycerin), a long-acting protective agent (trolnitrate phosphate), and reassurance...
- Coronary Artery Spasm. Luchi, Robert J.; Chahine, Robert A.; Raizner, Albert E. // Annals of Internal Medicine;Sep79, Vol. 91 Issue 3, p441
Presents information on a study which analyzed coronary artery spasm, which is an important pathogenetic mechanism in some forms of myocardial ischemic disease. Factors that may be important in the genesis of spasm; Pathophysiology; Consequences of spasm-induced ischemia; Causes of spasm.
- Anomalous Origin of the Right Coronary Artery Above the Left Posterior Sinus of Valsalva Associated with a Normal Aortic Valve. Chadow, Hal; Tak Kwan; Huber, Michael; Feit, Alan // Angiology;Nov1994, Vol. 45 Issue 11, p963
This case report describes a right coronary artery arising from the ascending aorta, above the left posterior sinus. Unlike previously reported cases, this was associated with a normal aortic valve. The clinical significance and approach during angiography are discussed.
- Erectile Dysfunction as a Predictor of Early Stage of Coronary Artery Disease. Ahmadi, Babak Baharvand; Namdari, Mehrdad; Mobarakeh, Hirbod // Journal of Tehran University Heart Center;2014, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p70
Background: Diagnosis of coronary artery disease (CAD) in early stages is vital in decreasing mortality by reducing the risk factors. The aim of this study was to investigate the association between erectile dysfunction (ED) and CAD. Methods: A total of 200 patients were divided into four groups...
- MR Angiography to Assess Coronary Artery Disease. Zepf, Bill // American Family Physician;7/1/2002, Vol. 66 Issue 1, p156
Presents information on a prospective, multicenter, international study to evaluate the clinical usefulness of magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) in the diagnosis of coronary heart disease. Background on invasive and noninvasive techniques in identifying coronary artery disease; Reliability...
- Planned angiography after percutaneous coronary intervention increased reinterventions but did not affect mortality or MI. Massel, David // ACP Journal Club;Sep/Oct2002, Vol. 137 Issue 2, p45
Focuses on the effect of a planned follow-up angiography on the late clinical outcome of patients who have had percutaneous coronary intervention. Angiographic versus clinical follow-up after percutaneous coronary intervention; Study design and main outcome measure; Background on the patients.