Pioglitazone was associated with lower risk for adverse cardiovascular events than rosiglitazone in older patients
- Review: Diabetes is not a coronary disease equivalent. Farkouh, Michael E.; Idris, I. // ACP Journal Club;8/18/2009, Vol. 151 Issue 2, p4
The article reports that patients with diabetes and no history of myocardial infarction (MI) have a lower risk for coronary artery disease (CAD) events than patients with previous MI and no diabetes. Included studies compared risk for CAD events in patients with diabetes and no MI and patients...
- Diabetics with advanced CAD: Bypass is better than angioplasty. // Geriatrics;Nov95, Vol. 50 Issue 11, p12
Reports on the results of a study funded by the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute on the treatment of patients with advanced diabetes and advanced coronary artery disease. Coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG) as a better procedure than angioplasty for such patients; Description of the study.
- Eptifibatide and tirofiban prescribed appropriately in Spain. // PharmacoEconomics & Outcomes News;4/10/2004, Issue 450, p6
Discusses research being done on tirofiban and eptifibatide treatment of patients with acute coronary syndrome with non-sinus tachycardia segment elevation. Reference to a study by N. Corominas and colleagues, published in the February 2004 issue of "Pharmacy World and Science" journal;...
- Look for reflux or panic disorder in patients with nonexertional chest pain. // Geriatrics;Dec97, Vol. 52 Issue 12, p75
Presents an abstract of the article `Chest Pain at Rest in Patients With Coronary Artery Disease: Myocardial Ischemia, Esophageal Dysfunction, or Panic Disorder?' by E. Ros, X. Armengol, et al from the `Digestion Disease Science' dated July 1997. Outcome of the test on patients who underwent...
- The association between tobacco smoking and coronary heart disease. Stallones, Reuel A. // International Journal of Epidemiology;Jun2015, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p735
No abstract available.
- Poor sleepers have higher insulin resistance. Fisher, Stacey L.; Foster, Melissa; Kalvaitis, Katie // Endocrine Today;Aug2011, Vol. 9 Issue 8, p29
The article offers information on the study Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults that revealed the higher insulin resistance of people with diabetes who sleep poorly.
- Patients with coronary artery disease and diabetes need improved management: a report from the EUROASPIRE IV survey: a registry from the EuroObservational Research Programme of the European Society of Cardiology. Gyberg, Viveca; De Bacquer, Dirk; De Backer, Guy; Jennings, Catriona; Kotseva, Kornelia; Mellbin, Linda; Schnell, Oliver; Jaakko Tuomilehto; Wood, David; Rydén, Lars; Amouyel, Philippe; Bruthans, Jan; Conde, Almudena Castro; Cifkova, Renata; Deckers, Jaap W.; De Sutter, Johan; Dilic, Mirza; Dolzhenko, Maryna; Erglis, Andrejs; Fras, Zlatko // Cardiovascular Diabetology;10/2/2015, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p1
Background: In order to influence every day clinical practice professional organisations issue management guidelines. Cross-sectional surveys are used to evaluate the implementation of such guidelines. The present survey investigated screening for glucose perturbations in people with coronary...
- Diet consumption and behaviours of patients with coronary heart disease (CHD) presenting to a tertiary referral hospital in Western Sydney. de Keizer, L.; Redfern, J.; Thakkar, J.; Thiagalingam, A.; Chow, C. // Heart, Lung & Circulation;2015 Supplement 3, Vol. 24, pS454
No abstract available.
- Gender disparities: assessment and treatment of coronary heart disease. Hamill, Sarah; Ingram, Nigel // British Journal of Cardiac Nursing;Oct2015, Vol. 10 Issue 10, p494
Aim: The aim of this study was to evaluate and summarise the current evidence base in relation to the gender-specific presentation and assessment of coronary heart disease. Background: Coronary heart disease (CHD) is one of the leading causes of death in both men and women worldwide. There...
- No adequate predictors to guide the treatment of post-TIA stroke. // Modern Medicine;Nov94, Vol. 62 Issue 11, p63
Presents an abstract of an article entitled `Factors Affecting Survival and Occurrence of Stroke in Patients With Transient Ischemic Attacks,' by B.A. Evans, J.D. Sciks and J.P. Whisnant in the May 1994 issue of the `Mayo Clinical Proceedings,' about the lack of adequate predictors to guide the...