coronary artery disease

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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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Dr Satish Manoharan, cardiologist, Al Hayat Hospital, says the incidence of ischaemic heart disease is being found in more and more young people these days, mainly because of faulty diet and a sedentary lifestyle along with addictions like smoking and alcohol consumption.
Overview of company: Cardio3 is developing a directed autologous stem cell therapy for chronic ischaemic heart disease.
Thirty percent of deaths due to ischaemic heart disease, the leading cause of death, were misclassified to diabetes mellitus and other heart diseases, 25% of deaths due to diabetes mellitus (third leading cause of death) were misclassified into various diseases of the circulatory system.
A stress ECG, with its relatively low sensitivity and specificity, may not be sufficient to evaluate patients with known or suspected ischaemic heart disease.
A spokesman said ischaemic heart disease was the leading cause of avoidable deaths, accounting for 18% in 2011.
Derry cites a 2011 British Medical Journal paper [7] called Ageing, menopause, and ischaemic heart disease mortality in England, Wales, and the United States that concluded aging rather than menopause was key: "Heart disease mortality in women increased exponentially throughout all ages, with no special step increase at menopausal ages.
As part of that, advocate depute Jennifer Bain, prosecuting, told them: "A post-mortem examination on March 20 found that the cause of death was head and neck injuries and ischaemic heart disease.
At autopsy, pathologist Dr Niall Mulligan found the cause of death was a sudden heart attack secondary to hypertensive heart disease, ischaemic heart disease and arrythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy - a rare inherited heart muscle disease normally associated with sudden death in young people.
The study population consisted of 1,031 Finnish men aged 46-65 years in the Kuopio Ischaemic Heart Disease Risk Factor cohort.
KARACHI -- Over one third of all deaths in Pakistan are caused by cardiovascular diseases (CVD), while reduced blood supply to the heart, known as ischaemic heart disease has been identified as the leading cause of deaths in working-age adults (15 - 69 years).
But the dad-ofone, from Erdington, died on April 2 from ischaemic heart disease - which his family claims was caused by the stress of losing his benefits.
The resulting health benefits can help address existing health priorities, such as child mortality from acute respiratory infections, ischaemic heart disease in adults, and other non-communicable diseases.
But the father-of-one, from Erdington, died on April 2 from ischaemic heart disease - which his family claims was caused by the stress of losing his benefits.
A minority of their indications was for poor exercise tolerance or a non-specific history of ischaemic heart disease, whereas these indications were the majority in our audit.