angina pectoris


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Synonyms for angina pectoris

a heart condition marked by paroxysms of chest pain due to reduced oxygen to the heart

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In this study, a total of 125 patients with moderate chronic stable angina pectoris were enrolled at 15 medical centers across the USA.
The serum zinc levels were significantly higher in patients with AMI when compared with patients with angina pectoris on the 1st day (t = 8.
According to the American Heart Association, angina pectoris is the medical term for chest pain or discomfort due to coronary heart disease.
Key clinical point: Rates of acute Ml and all-cause mortality in patients with stable angina pectoris but no obstructive CAD are significantly lower than in the general population.
Dorsal column stimulation for pain relief from intractable angina pectoris.
Angina pectoris is characterized by significant discomfort or pain in the chest, resulting from an interruption of oxygenated blood to the cardiac muscle.
This meta-analysis aimed to provide a comprehensive, internationally accessible, systematic review evaluating the role of ginseng based medicines compared with nitrates in treating angina pectoris.
The objective of the present study was to assess the efficacy of danshenform compound in reducing anginal episodes in patients with stable angina pectoris already taking optimal anti anginal medications.
The frequencies of angina pectoris and risk factors for CHD were studied, as well as the association between angina pectoris and traditional risk factors for CHD [sex, age, ethnicity, sedentarism (< 4 times a week, 30' minimum), monthly income (minimum wage), schooling (studied years), alcohol use (classified according to a specific questionnaire), smoking (all patients who declared themselves as smokers, regardless of the amount of smoked cigarettes), family history of CHD-sudden death and heart attack-, obesity [body mass index (BMI) > 25 kg/[m.
Angina pectoris, the type of chest pain that occurs right under the sternum and feels like pressure or squeezing, is the classic symptom of coronary artery blockage.
Objective: To evaluate longitudinal function of ischemic and nonischemic myocardial tissue detected by Tc-99m MIBI single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) prior to coronary revascularization in patients with stable angina pectoris.
Juburi, who was suffering from angina pectoris, was not subjected to any torture," said Temeimi.
The investigators assessed the new onset of seven cardiovascular-related conditions: hypertension, diabetes, dyslipidemia, angina pectoris, myocardial infarction, stroke, and cardiac arrhythmia.
This group studied 238 patients presenting with acute coronary syndrome (ACS) and 194 patients with stable angina pectoris (SAP).
These research studies on the causes and treatment of angina pectoris are presented for clinicians and practitioners who need to stay current with the latest advances.