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Research & Reviews  134 results

Vessel and sex differences in pericoronary adipose tissue attenuation obtained with cor...
The International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging; van Rosendael SE, Kuneman JH et. al.

Nov 30th, 2022 - Pericoronary adipose tissue (PCAT) attenuation, derived from coronary computed tomography angiography (CCTA), is associated with coronary artery inflammation. Values for PCAT attenuation in men and women without atherosclerosis on CCTA are lacking...

Unsupervised machine learning based on clinical factors for the detection of coronary a...
Cardiovascular Diabetology; Jiang Y, Yang ZG et. al.

Nov 30th, 2022 - Coronary atherosclerosis can lead to serious cardiovascular events. In type 2 diabetes (T2DM) patients, the effects of clinical factors on coronary atherosclerosis have not been fully elucidated. We used a clustering method to distinguish the popu...

Impact of Nonobstructive Left Main Coronary Artery Atherosclerosis on Long-Term Mortality.
JACC. Cardiovascular Interventions; Noguchi M, Gkargkoulas F et. al.

Nov 11th, 2022 - Although the presence of severe stenosis in the left main coronary artery (LMCA) is a well-established predictor of mortality, whether this extends to nonobstructive atherosclerosis in the LMCA is unknown. The aim of this study was to evaluate the...

Yield of Dual Therapy With Statin and Ezetimibe in the Treat Stroke to Target Trial.
Stroke Amarenco P, Kim JS et. al.

Sep 27th, 2022 - In atherosclerotic stroke, lipid-lowering treatment with a target LDL (low-density lipoprotein) cholesterol of <70 compared with 100±10 mg/dL reduced the risk of subsequent cardiovascular events. This post hoc analysis explored the relative effect...

Evolving concepts of the vulnerable atherosclerotic plaque and the vulnerable patient: ...
Nature Reviews. Cardiology; Gaba P, Gersh BJ et. al.

Sep 24th, 2022 - Understanding the natural history of coronary artery atherosclerosis is necessary to determine prognosis and prescribe effective therapies. Traditional management of coronary artery disease has focused on the treatment of flow-limiting anatomical ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  11 results

The DISCOVER INOCA Prospective Multi-center Registry

Aug 15th, 2022 - This is a prospective, multicenter, registry of stable patients with ischemia and no obstructive coronary artery disease (INOCA) evaluated by coronary angiography, intravascular imaging, and physiologic measurements obtained on the Coroventis Coro...

WJMSCs Anti-inflammatory Therapy in Coronary Artery Disease

Sep 16th, 2020 - As biologic, epidemiologic, and clinical trial data have demonstrated, inflammation is a key driver of coronary artery atherosclerosis, which is associated with pathologic injury and dysregulation of the endothelial cells lining the luminal wall o...

Aged Garlic Extract Study

Jun 11th, 2019 - Objectives: Effect on coronary artery atherosclerosis / the progression of atherosclerosis Effect on inflammatory and oxidation biomarkers Cholesterol lowering effect Effect on microcirculation Type of study: Randomized double blind controlled tri...

Antiplatelet Therapy in HIV

Oct 15th, 2018 - There is substantial evidence that the risk of serious non-AIDS conditions, such as cardiovascular disease, kidney disease, liver disease, and non-AIDS-defining malignancies, is increased in persons with HIV infection as compared to the general po...

Correlates of Angiographic Changes and Coronary Events

Apr 24th, 2017 - BACKGROUND: A multitude of coronary angiographic trials have been conducted using various endpoint measures based on repeated coronary angiograms. Relative to coronary event trials, angiographic trials require both a smaller sample size and reduce...

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News  18 results

Safety Update on Blood Monitoring of Antipsychotic Medications

Aug 28th, 2020 - The Medicines Health Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has issued a safety update on blood monitoring in patients being treated with antipsychotic medications, after coroners raised concerns about two deaths. The MHRA says it has received two separate repo...

Fast Five Quiz: Coronary Artery Atherosclerosis

Nov 11th, 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

Nov 11th, 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: Coronary Artery Atherosclerosis

Nov 11th, 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...

Too much, too little sleep linked to atherosclerosis
M. Alexander Otto

Jan 14th, 2019 - Too little and too much sleep, along with fragmented sleep, were independently linked with increased subclinical, noncardiac atherosclerotic plaque in healthy middle-aged men and women in a Spanish investigation of bank employees. Wavebreak Media/.

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