coronary artery disease


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Related to coronary artery disease: atherosclerosis, myocardial infarction
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Synonyms for coronary artery disease

a stage of arteriosclerosis involving fatty deposits (atheromas) inside the arterial walls, thus narrowing the arteries

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Conclusion: This study suggests that IL-6-592G>C polymorphism is correlated with the risk of coronary artery disease.
Very little is known about the prevalence of coronary artery disease in patients with valvular heart disease in north east region of the country.
In India, prevalence of coronary artery disease has been reported as being 11% in 20014; however, sizeable populations such as in Pakistan have no published data for prevalence or incidence of coronary artery disease, and causal and temporal relations between risk factors and this disease have not been established.
While an association between major depression and coronary artery disease has long been noted and recently confirmed, the direction and cause of this association remain unclear," the authors write as background information in the article.
Tiny tubes called stents have been used for many years to treat coronary artery disease.
If we can detect any evidence of coronary artery disease, that's great information," said Dr.
Schecter and Glesby agree that the new work doesn't challenge the notion that antiviral drugs may also promote coronary artery disease.
Since receiving CE Mark approval last year, many leading European institutions throughout 11 countries - including Germany, the UK and Spain - have begun using the GALILEO System to treat patients with coronary artery disease.
The report provides an analysis of coronary artery disease partnering deals.
The 129 women with ischemia but no coronary artery disease had similarly low quality-of-life scores and elevated measures of anxiety and depression as 105 participants with ischemia and significant coronary artery disease, compared with 68 age-matched normal controls.
Folate, a B-vitamin found in fresh fruits and vegetables reduces the level of homocysteine in the blood and a diet rich in folate and other B-vitamins will lower your risk of coronary artery disease.
About 70 percent of the drop in the number of deaths from coronary artery disease can be attributed to use of clot-dissolving drugs, like streptokinase and tissue plasminogen activator, and procedures like angioplasty and bypass surgery for people with coronary artery disease, according to the study, published today in The Journal of the American Medical Association.
Consequently, the researchers calculate, ultrafast CT scans predict 90 percent of coronary artery disease in people with a single blocked artery and at least 97 percent in people with multiple blocked vessels.
Global Markets Direct's, 'Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) - Pipeline Review, H1 2012', provides an overview of the Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) therapeutic pipeline.
You have made lifestyle choices that lower your risk of coronary artery disease.
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