Case report: A 55-year-old woman with chest pain upon arrival to the emergency department
- Case report: A 55-year-old woman with chest pain upon arrival to the emergency department. Nathan, Sandeep // American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;8/1/2010 Supplement, Vol. 67, p25
Purpose: The case of a woman with progressive substernal chest pain is described. Summary: A 55-year-old woman arrived at the emergency department (ED) with a complaint of progressive substernal chest pain. Her medical history included hypertension and dyslipidemia. Upon arrival to the ED, the...
- Clinical Factors Explain Differences in Frequency of Cardiac Procedures between Men and Women after Cardiac Catheterization. // Annals of Internal Medicine;5/21/2002, Vol. 136 Issue 10, pI-40
Compares the frequency of cardiac procedures between men and women following cardiac catheterization in Alberta. Injection of dye into a circulatory system; Factors affecting revascularization procedure; Effects of revascularization on heart disease.
- CYP2C19 allele linked with increased risk for major adverse CV events in patients given clopidogrel for PCI. // Hem/Onc Today;12/25/2010, Vol. 11 Issue 24, p35
The article discusses a study which revealed the association of CYP2C19 allele with increased risk for major adverse cardiovascular events in patients given clopidogrel for percutaneous coronary intervention.
- Multiple coronary to left ventricular fistulae. Nalyaka Sambu; Rajan Sharma; Paul R. Kalra // European Journal of Echocardiography;Mar2009, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p352
A 39-year-old female admitted with chest pain, dyspnoea and abnormal electrocardiograph (anterior T wave inversion) was referred for cardiac investigation. Cardiac catheterization demonstrated separate origins of the left anterior descending and circumflex arteries with multiple fistulae passing...
- Doctor, heal thyself. Singer, Karl // Patient Care;Sep2005, Vol. 39 Issue 9, p60
Presents a narrative about a doctor who experienced a heart disease. Description of his baseline echo; Experience during cardiac catheterization; Realization about his life.
- Hypertensive cardiovascular disease. Shua-Haim, Joshua R.; Ross, Joel S. // Geriatrics;Jan98, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p73
Presents a case study on a patient with hypentensive cardiovascular disease. Indepth look at the case which resulted in the patient's death; Discussion on results of a postmortem performed on the patient; Recommendations made to reduce blood pressure.
- Local Venous Thrombosis After Cardiac Catheterization. Zahn, Ralf; Fromm, Elke; Thoma, Sylvia; Lotter, Raimond; Zander, Matthias; Wagner, Stefan; Seidi, Karlheinz; Senges, Jochen // Angiology;Jan1997, Vol. 48 Issue 1, p1
Pulmonary embolism is a rare but life-threatening complication of cardiac catheterization. Underlying deep venous thrombosis (DVT) is often not detectable clinically. To determine the true incidence of DVT the authors prospectively studied 450 consecutive patients (29% women, 71% men, mean age:...
- Attenuated CV Benefits of Clopidogrel in Diabetes. Kuritzky, Louis // Internal Medicine Alert;10/29/2012 Clinical Briefs, p160
The article discusses the benefits of the antiplatelet therapy using clopidogrel in the reduction of cardiovascular risks among diabetes and non diabetes patients.
- Attenuated CV Benefits of Clopidogrel in Diabetes. // Infectious Disease Alert;Nov2012 Clinical Briefs in Primary Care, p22
The article discusses the benefits of using clopidogrel among diabetic patients in terms of reducing cardiovascular events, which according to a study by Andersson and his colleagues favored more non-diabetics like in the hazard ratio for all-cause mortality.