- Getting a leg up on varicose veins. Zamula, E. // FDA Consumer;Feb1990, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p24
Reports on varicose veins, a malady only cosmetically embarrassing for some, but painful and disabling for others. Fortunately, many treatments are available to help people minimize the effects of this leg ailment. INSET: The `haves' and `have nots,' by E.Z..
- Mortality, cardiovascular risk factors, and diet in China, Finland, and the United States. Vartiainen, E.; Dianjun, D. // Public Health Reports;Jan/Feb91, Vol. 106 Issue 1, p41
Compares the mortality, cardiovascular risk factors, and diet in three geographical areas. Gender differences in the three areas; Statistics; Discrepancy in stroke mortality; Age standardized ischemic heart disease; Cardiovascular disease (CVD) and cancer as public health problems; Lifestyle...
- Introduction to the cardiovascular system. Chung, M.K.; Rich, M.W. // Alcohol Health & Research World;1990, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p269
Introduces the cardiovascular system, which consists of the heart and blood vessels, including veins, arteries, and capillaries. How these organs function; Description of the heart, arteries and veins; The cardiac cycle; Physiology of heart contraction; Summary of circulation.
- Cardiovascular reflex changes in elderly subjects recovering from pneumonia and urinary tract... // Age & Ageing;Jan97 Supplement, Vol. 26, p20
Presents an abstract of the study `Cardiovascular Reflex Changes in Elderly Subjects Recovering From Pneumonia and Urinary Tract Infection,' by S. Raut, Y.W. Shum et al, presented during the communications to the autumn meeting of the British Geriatrics Society on October 3-4, 1996 in London,...
- Blood pump bypasses bypass surgery. // New Scientist;7/11/92, Vol. 135 Issue 1829, p11
Describes a noninvasive technique to pump blood from a patient's lower body up toward the chest to improve circulation. Research at the State University of New York at Stony Brook; Cost of this new method, called enhanced external counterpulsation; How it works.
- Stent approved for unclogging leg arteries. // FDA Consumer;Jan/Feb92, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p2
Reports that the FDA approved the Palmaz Balloon-Expandable Stent, an implantable tube-shaped device for unclogging iliac arteries in the pelvis when they are blocked with fibrous deposits called plaque. More; Details.
- Heart of the Matter. Delporte, Christopher // Medical Product Outsourcing;Apr2010, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p8
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the author discusses an article on the growth of the cardiovascular devices industry in the U.S., new pulmonary valve for patients with heart valve defects, and a story of a cardiovascular company.
- Know your training heart-rate range. // Shape;Apr93, Vol. 12 Issue 8, p145
Recommends calculation of the low and high ends of training heart-rate range. Fifty-five and 90 percent of maximum safe heart rate; Training range; Procedure of taking pulse rate; Level of exertion.
- Introduction to Vascular Ultrasonography (6th edn). Allan, Paul L. // Ultrasound;Nov2012, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p231
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- Capillary electrophoresis: The promise and the practice. Krull, I.S.; Mazzeo, J.R. // Nature;5/7/1992, Vol. 357 Issue 6373, p92
Discusses advances that have been made in the field of capillary electrophoresis (CE) and problems which must be addressed before the technique can reach its full potential. Capillary electrophoresis and biopolymers; Modes of CE; Capillary gel electrophoresis; Interfacing with mass spectrometry...