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ALLMedicine™ Coronary Artery Atherosclerosis Center

Research & Reviews  233 results

Endothelial Cell Receptors in Tissue Lipid Uptake and Metabolism.
https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.120.318003
Circulation Research; Abumrad NA, Cabodevilla AG et. al.

Feb 4th, 2021 - Lipid uptake and metabolism are central to the function of organs such as heart, skeletal muscle, and adipose tissue. Although most heart energy derives from fatty acids (FAs), excess lipid accumulation can cause cardiomyopathy. Similarly, high de...

The Relationship Between Earlobe Creases and the Presence, Extent, and Severity of Coro...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PAF.0000000000000661
The American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology; French CEV, Rutherford JD et. al.

Jan 25th, 2021 - The association between earlobe crease(s) and coronary artery atherosclerosis has stimulated debate and controversy over the years. Most available published studies have been conducted on living patients. Although these studies offer valuable insi...

Low-density lipoprotein cholesterol/apolipoprotein B ratio is superior to apolipoprotei...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MCA.0000000000001004
Coronary Artery Disease; Chang TY, Chen JD

Jan 4th, 2021 - Coronary artery calcification (CAC) is closely associated with adverse coronary artery events and mortality. Measuring the extent of CAC can lead to the early diagnosis of coronary artery atherosclerosis. In this study, we determined the associati...

The association of the steatosis severity in fatty liver disease with coronary plaque p...
https://doi.org/10.1111/liv.14637
Liver International : Official Journal of the Internation... Hsu PF, Wang YW et. al.

Dec 29th, 2020 - Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is commonly observed in patients with cardiovascular disease (CVD). However, whether the steatosis severity of NAFLD is independently associated with coronary artery atherosclerosis is still controversial. ...

Outcomes and Associated Factors of Discrepant Coronary and Carotid Atherosclerosis.
https://doi.org/10.1536/ihj.20-318
International Heart Journal; Kim H, Kim JY et. al.

Nov 16th, 2020 - Some patients exhibit discrepancies in carotid and coronary artery atherosclerosis. This study aimed to define the characteristics and prognosis of these discrepant patients and determine the best strategy to detect pan-vascular atherosclerosis. A...

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Guidelines  3 results

An Update on Radial Artery Access and Best Practices for Transradial Coronary Angiography an...
https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/10.1161/HCV.0000000000000035
Mason P.

Aug 31st, 2018 - Transradial artery access for percutaneous coronary intervention is associated with lower bleeding and vascular complications than transfemoral artery access, especially in patients with acute coronary syndromes. A growing body of evidence support.

Annual EKGs for Low-risk Patients
https://www.aafp.org/patient-care/clinical-recommendations/all/cw-ekg.html
American Academy of Family Physicians

Jul 17th, 2018 - Don't order annual electrocardiograms (EKGs) or any other cardiac screening for low-risk patients without symptoms. There is little evidence that detection of coronary artery stenosis in asymptomatic patients at low-risk for coronary heart disease.

2014 ACC/AHA/AATS/PCNA/SCAI/STS Focused Update of the Guideline for the Diagnosis and Manage...
http://www.onlinejacc.org/content/64/18/1929
Stephan D. Fihn

Oct 31st, 2014 - These guidelines are intended to apply to adult patients with stable known or suspected ischemic heart disease (IHD), including those with new-onset chest pain (i. e.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  255 results

Endothelial Cell Receptors in Tissue Lipid Uptake and Metabolism.
https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.120.318003
Circulation Research; Abumrad NA, Cabodevilla AG et. al.

Feb 4th, 2021 - Lipid uptake and metabolism are central to the function of organs such as heart, skeletal muscle, and adipose tissue. Although most heart energy derives from fatty acids (FAs), excess lipid accumulation can cause cardiomyopathy. Similarly, high de...

The Relationship Between Earlobe Creases and the Presence, Extent, and Severity of Coro...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PAF.0000000000000661
The American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology; French CEV, Rutherford JD et. al.

Jan 25th, 2021 - The association between earlobe crease(s) and coronary artery atherosclerosis has stimulated debate and controversy over the years. Most available published studies have been conducted on living patients. Although these studies offer valuable insi...

Low-density lipoprotein cholesterol/apolipoprotein B ratio is superior to apolipoprotei...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MCA.0000000000001004
Coronary Artery Disease; Chang TY, Chen JD

Jan 4th, 2021 - Coronary artery calcification (CAC) is closely associated with adverse coronary artery events and mortality. Measuring the extent of CAC can lead to the early diagnosis of coronary artery atherosclerosis. In this study, we determined the associati...

The association of the steatosis severity in fatty liver disease with coronary plaque p...
https://doi.org/10.1111/liv.14637
Liver International : Official Journal of the Internation... Hsu PF, Wang YW et. al.

Dec 29th, 2020 - Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is commonly observed in patients with cardiovascular disease (CVD). However, whether the steatosis severity of NAFLD is independently associated with coronary artery atherosclerosis is still controversial. ...

Outcomes and Associated Factors of Discrepant Coronary and Carotid Atherosclerosis.
https://doi.org/10.1536/ihj.20-318
International Heart Journal; Kim H, Kim JY et. al.

Nov 16th, 2020 - Some patients exhibit discrepancies in carotid and coronary artery atherosclerosis. This study aimed to define the characteristics and prognosis of these discrepant patients and determine the best strategy to detect pan-vascular atherosclerosis. A...

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News  11 results

Fast Five Quiz: Coronary Artery Atherosclerosis
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/920857_3

Nov 10th, 2019 - Answer 2/5 Which of the following is most accurate regarding the presentation and physical examination of patients with coronary artery atherosclerosis? Your peers chose: High or low blood pressure may be noted in patients with atherosclerosis, an...

Fast Five Quiz: Coronary Artery Atherosclerosis
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/920857

Nov 10th, 2019 - Coronary artery atherosclerosis contributes to the leading cause of death worldwide. It is the principal cause of coronary artery disease (CAD), in which atherosclerotic changes are present within the walls of the coronary arteries. Plaque rupture...

Fast Five Quiz: Coronary Artery Atherosclerosis
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/920857_5

Nov 10th, 2019 - Coronary angiography was the first available in vivo assessment of the coronary arteries. In this technique, an iodinated contrast agent is injected through a catheter placed at the ostium of the coronaries. The contrast agent is then visualized t...

Fast Five Quiz: Do You Know Current Guidelines for Lipid Management?
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/844920_1

Mar 24th, 2016 - Coronary artery atherosclerosis is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in developed countries worldwide. It is the principal cause of coronary artery disease (CAD), in which atherosclerotic changes are present within the walls of the coronary...

Fast Five Quiz: Do You Know Current Guidelines for Lipid Management?
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/844920

Mar 24th, 2016 - Coronary artery atherosclerosis is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in developed countries worldwide. It is the principal cause of coronary artery disease (CAD), in which atherosclerotic changes are present within the walls of the coronary...

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