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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Ischaemic heart disease is the most common cause of death after dementia, yet there is concern that patients in North Wales are not receiving timely investigation and treatment.
We aimed to quantify population-level effects of all higher-than-optimum concentrations of blood glucose on mortality from ischaemic heart disease and stroke worldwide.
Ischaemic Heart Disease is also common in type 2 DM with microalbuminuria.
4 events per 1,000 participant years for ischaemic heart disease, and 6.
5] Effects of the tobacco control interventions [6] can be seen in the decrease in mortality rates from ischaemic heart disease, lung cancer, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and asthma.
Looking across more than 100 disease and injury categories, the report finds that the vast majority of environmentally-related deaths are estimated to be due to cardiovascular diseases, such as stroke and ischaemic heart disease.
The dietary habits of 1,032 men aged between 42 and 60 years and with no baseline diagnosis of a cardiovascular disease were assessed at the onset the Kuopio Ischaemic Heart Disease Risk Factor Study, KIHD, in 1984-1989 at the University of Eastern Finland.
Mrs Parkes had type 2 diabetes, dementia and ischaemic heart disease, and began to feel unwell three days prior to her death.
Many of the risk factors cause atherosclerosis (narrowing and thickening of arteries) or ischaemic heart disease (development of fatty deposits or blocks in arteries), both of which can suddenly cause stroke or heart attack.
Further data analysis revealed that the inverse association of spicy food consumption with risk of death from cancer, ischaemic heart disease, and diabetes was stronger in those that consumed fresh chilli pepper as their predominant spice source compared to those who consumed non-fresh spicy foods.
Ischaemic heart disease, is the leading type of heart disease, and causes 46% of cardiovascular deaths in men and 38% in women.
Fifty seven years old Hassan Tawfiq Mohammad Ebrahim, married with four children, was diagnosed with ischaemic heart disease, hypertension and diabetes at Al Baraha Hospital and was referred to Al Qasimi Hospital for treatment.
Accroding to researchers, their is little justification for prescribing vitamin D supplements to prevent myocardial infarction or ischaemic heart disease, stroke or cerebrovascular disease, cancer, or fractures, or to reduce the risk of death in unselected communitydwelling individuals.
Millions of people die each year as a result of household air pollution; 34 percent are due to stroke, 26 percent to ischaemic heart disease, 22 percent to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, 12 percent to childhood pneumonia and 6 percent to lung cancer.