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ALLMedicine™ Risk Factors For Coronary Artery Disease Center

Research & Reviews  122 results

Obesity May Not Be a Risk of Non-Target Lesion Revascularization in the Elderly Patients.
International Heart Journal; Shibata K, Kameshima M et. al.

Jul 20th, 2021 - Obesity is assumed to be one of the robust risk factors for coronary artery disease. However, the effects of obesity on the progression of atherosclerosis in patients in different age groups after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) remain un...

Coronary artery disease burden in women poorly explained by traditional risk factors: S...
Atherosclerosis Vernon ST, Kott KA et. al.

May 29th, 2021 - Targeting the modifiable risk factors for coronary artery disease (CAD) has substantial impact at the community level. However, it is not uncommon for individuals to present with atherosclerosis related events without identified risk factors. We e...

Approach to stable angina in patients with advanced chronic kidney disease.
Current Opinion in Nephrology and Hypertension; Arif H, Yadav A

Mar 27th, 2021 - Chronic kidney disease is one of the major risk factors for coronary artery disease. Both end-stage renal disease (ESRD) and advanced chronic kidney disease patients have atypical presentations of coronary artery disease (CAD) due to modifications...

The association between cardiac risk factors and the probability of acute myocardial in...
European Journal of Emergency Medicine : Official Journal... Bali T, Boda S et. al.

Mar 13th, 2021 - Hypertension, hyperlipidaemia, diabetes mellitus, smoking and family history are established risk factors for coronary artery disease. This study sought to determine the diagnostic value these factors have in patients presenting to an emergency de...

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Diabetes and Heart Disease Risk in Blacks

May 5th, 2020 - This study is designed to investigate in blacks the relationship of risk for diabetes and heart disease from obesity plasma glucose and triglyceride concentrations and the triglyceride related risk factors of small dense low density lipoprotein (L...

Coronary Artery Calcification Score and Risk Factors for Coronary Artery Disease in Persons With Spinal Cord Injury

Sep 1st, 2017 - Although conventional risk factors for coronary heart disease (CHD) have been identified and routinely used to determine risk for CHD in the general population, a systematic approach to determine population-specific risk for CHD has not been perfo...

Identification of Carotid Vasa Vasorum and Correlation With Acute Coronary Events

Jul 24th, 2017 - Adventitial vasa vasorum (VV) as well as intraplaque microvessels are known to be associated with atherosclerotic plaque vulnerability. Contrast-enhanced ultrasound has been validated as a technique to measure the density of VV. Previous studies h...

Assessment of Endothelial Function, Apolipoproteins and Adiponectin

May 17th, 2016 - This study is looking at using a noninvasive test called a reactive hyperemia peripheral artery tonometry (RH-PAT) to check endothelial dysfunction. Endothelial dysfunction is thought to be an indication of future heart disease or metabolic disord...

Myocardial Perfusion, Risk Factors, and Coronary Calcium

Feb 29th, 2016 - BACKGROUND: Impairment of coronary vasofunction is believed to be one of the earliest manifestations of coronary heart disease (CHD). The impact of risk factors such as elevated cholesterol levels, diabetes, hypertension, and smoking on the corona...

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News  21 results

Combined OCT, Cardiac MRI Unravels Root Cause in Most MINOCA

Nov 14th, 2020 - Optical CT (OCT) plus cardiac MRI (CMR) provides a more specific diagnosis in the majority of women presenting with myocardial infarction with nonobstructive coronary arteries (MINOCA). The multimodal imaging strategy identified the underlying cau...

Cardiac MRI Safely Reduces Invasive Tx for Stable Angina

Jun 19th, 2019 - A noninvasive approach to imaging for stable angina in patients with risk factors for coronary artery disease reduces invasive treatment without greater risk of a major cardiac event, the MR-INFORM trial showed. A strategy of myocardial-perfusion ...

Universal Lipid Screening, Statins for Children?

May 3rd, 2019 - Yesterday, a little girl in clinic excitedly told me all about why purple is her signature color, and then demonstrated her latest gymnastics skills. This morning, I met a little boy with type 1 diabetes who named his dogs after his favorite super...

Studies show increased risk of heart rhythm problems with seizure and mental health medicine lamotrigine (Lamictal) in patients with heart disease

Drug Safety Communication (PDF - 105KB) en Español 中文版《药物安全通讯》 03-31-2021  FDA Drug Safety Communication Safety Announcement A U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) review of study findings showed a potential increased risk of heart r...

Traditional Risk Factors Don't Explain MI Gender Gap

Sep 12th, 2016 - Traditional risk factors for coronary artery disease do not explain the higher lifetime risk for incident myocardial infarction (MI) observed among men, according to a Norwegian population-based study. In Tromsø, Norway, men were more than twice a...

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