A LONG-TERM THERAPY OF ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASE
- Sirolimus. // Reactions Weekly;8/22/2009, Issue 1266, p29
The article describes the case of a man who developed variant angina pectoris after the implantation of a sirolimus-eluting stent for severe stenosis of his proximal left anterior descending artery (LAD). After being diagnosed with angina pectoris, he began receiving diltiazem. He experienced...
- Nitroglycerin Transdermal Patch. // AHFS Consumer Medication Information;Jan2017, p1
Nitroglycerin transdermal patches are used to prevent episodes of angina (chest pain) in people who have coronary artery disease (narrowing of the blood vessels that supply blood to the heart). Nitroglycerin transdermal patches can only be used to prevent attacks of angina; they cannot be used...
- Nitroglycerin Sublingual. // AHFS Consumer Medication Information;Jan2017, p1
Nitroglycerin spray and tablets are used to treat episodes of angina (chest pain) in people who have coronary artery disease (narrowing of the blood vessels that supply blood to the heart). The spray and tablets may also be taken just before activities that may cause episodes of angina in order...
- Modified-Release Formulation of Trimetazidine for Exceptional Control of Angina Pectoris: Fact or Fiction. Thadani, Udho // American Journal of Cardiovascular Drugs;2005, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p331
Discusses the truth behind the modified-release formulation of trimetazidine for exceptional control of angina pectoris. Description of angina pectoris; Cornerstone of therapy to reduce anginal symptoms and increase angina-free exercise capacity; Dosage of antianginal drugs that should be used.
- Nicorandil in angina: a favourable economic impact. // PharmacoEconomics & Outcomes News;7/15/2006, Issue 507, p1
Discusses research being done on the addition of nicorandil to usual angina pectoris treatment. Reference to a study by A. Walker et al, in the May 2006 issue of "Heart"; Benefits from the added nicorandil; Cost of nicorandil.
- 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.
- Manual therapy for patients with stable angina peotoris: a nonrandomized open prospective trial. Wyatt, Lawrence H. // Journal of the American Chiropractic Association;Jan/Feb2006, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p14
The article highlights a study concerning manual therapy for patients with stable angina pectoris. The purpose of the study was to assess whether participants with chest pain originating from the spine would benefit from manual therapy. According to the study, approximately 75 percent of...
- Angina Pectoris. // New Harvard Guide to Women's Health;2004, p40
Presents information on angina pectoris. Description of angina pectoris; Causes; People at risk; Symptoms; Evaluation, treatment and prevention.
- BILATERAL CAROTID NERVE STIMULATION IN THE TREATMENT OF ANGINA PECTORIS. Geha, Alexander S.; Kleiger, Robert E.; Baue, Arthur E. // Angiology;Jan1974, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p16
Although the use of carotid sinus nerve stimulation has been quite limited, our experience and that of others with this mode of therapy and with direct coronary revascularization indicate that carotid sinus nerve stimulation may be preferable for the treatment of intractable angina pectoris in...