CONTROLLED STUDIES ON THE EFFICACY OF BILATERAL INTERNAL MAMMARY ARTERY LIGATION IN PATIENTS WITH ANGINA PECTORIS
- Drug eluting stent induced coronary artery aneurysm repair by exclusion. Where are we headed? Subramaniam, Krishnan Ganapathy; Akhunji, Zakir // European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery;Jul2009, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p203
Abstract: We present a case of left anterior descending (LAD) coronary artery aneurysm at the site of previous stent placement 3 years previously. The patient presented with recent worsening of angina. Angiography and 64 slice CT angiography confirmed the presence of 6mm aneurysm of LAD at the...
- Angina Pectoris. // Encyclopedic Reference of Molecular Pharmacology;2004, p38
The article presents an encyclopedia entry for angina pectoris. It refers to a clinical syndrome caused by transient myocardial ischemia. Patients suffer from a squeezing substernal discomfort and the pain may radiate to the left shoulder and to other regions of the body. They may also suffer...
- Angeze. // Royal Society of Medicine: Medicines;2002, p61
The article provides information on Angeze, a proprietary, non-prescription preparation of the drug isosorbide mononitrate. It can be used as an anti-angina drug, and is available as tablets.
- variant angina. Peters, Michael // BMA A-Z Family Medical Encyclopedia;2004, p782
An encyclopedia entry for "variant angina" is presented. It refers to a medical condition in which chest pain occurs when at rest, often during sleep. Variant angina, which is a form of angina pectoris, also known as Prinzmetal's angina, is accompanied by breathlessness and palpitations. The...
- Outcomes after different non-sternotomy approaches to left single-vessel revascularization: a comparative study with up to 10-year follow-up. Sabashnikov, Anton; Patil, Nikhil P.; Weymann, Alexander; Mohite, Prashant N.; Zych, Bartlomiej; García Sáez, Diana; Popov, Aron-Frederik; Wahlers, Thorsten; Wittwer, Thorsten; Wippermann, Jens; Amrani, Mohamed; Trimlett, Richard; Simon, André R.; Pepper, John; Bahrami, Toufan // European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery;Oct2014, Vol. 46 Issue 4, pe48
OBJECTIVES Various non-sternotomy approaches have been used for left internal mammary artery (LIMA) grafting in left single-vessel revascularization. The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of three different non-sternotomy techniques on long-term outcomes after left single-vessel...
- Thirty-Year Experience with Bilateral Internal Thoracic Artery Grafting: Where Have We Been and Where Are We Going? Kurlansky, Paul // World Journal of Surgery;Apr2010, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p646
As a profession, surgery is well into its fourth decade of experience with bilateral internal thoracic artery (BITA) grafting for the treatment of ischemic cardiovascular disease. Numerous compelling retrospective analyses appear to have documented a clear benefit for BITA grafting over the use...
- THE ARTERIAL STEAL PHENOMENON AS AN EXPLANATION OF THE ANGINA PECTORIS AND THE PAIN OF THE INTERMITTENT CLAUDICATION. Katsilabros, L.; Katsilabros, N. L. // Angiology;Nov1971, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p575
Discusses the subclavian steal syndrome phenomenon as explanation of the angina pectoris. Description of the cases on arterial steal phenomenon; Explanation of the painful limb in intermittent claudication; Clinical tests involving the disorder.
- Clinical Characteristics in Japanese Patients with Coexistent Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy and Coronary Vasospasm. Kodama, Koji; Hamada, Mareomi; Kazatani, Yukio; Matsuzaki, Keisuke; Murakami, Eiki; Shigematsu, Yuji; Hiwada, Kunio // Angiology;Oct1998, Vol. 49 Issue 10, p849
There are only a few reports concerning coexistent hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) and vasospastic angina. Clinical characteristics in patients with both diseases have not been clarified yet. This study was designed to elucidate the relationship between chest pain and coronary vasospasm in HCM...
- THE ABSOLUTE HEART DULLNESS DISAPPEARANCE DURING THE, FIRST PHASE OF THE CARDIAC INFARCTION AND DURING THE ANGINAL CRISIS. Katsilabros, L.; Kipiotis, A.; Katsilabros, N. // Angiology;Dec1971, Vol. 22 Issue 11, p605
A clinical sign consisting of disappearance of the absolute heart dullness, during the first days and during the anginal crisis, is described. It is considered as a simple and important diagnostic process. Possible explanations of its mechanism are briefly discussed.