angina


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Related to angina: angina pectoris, chest pain
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Synonyms for angina

any disease of the throat or fauces marked by spasmodic attacks of intense suffocative pain

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

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This is called stable angina, and it is not an emergency.
Current treatments with calcium channel blockers or vasodilators such as nitroglycerin, changing the disease activity and avoiding the compounds that determine constriction at coronary level, make the diagnosis of vasospastic angina quite difficult (JCS Joint Working Group 2010).
Biosimilar improvement is developing as a promising business sector opportunity in angina therapeutics.
Clinical practice in this regard appears to be largely out of touch with current evidence-based guidelines regarding angina management in patients with stable ischemic heart disease.
We are excited to provide GONITRO for acute relief of an angina attack to the more than 8 million patients in the U.
In this study among total population typical angina was noted in 29.
The report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutics under development for Angina (Angina Pectoris), complete with analysis by stage of development, drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type.
This report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutic development for Angina (Angina Pectoris), complete with comparative analysis at various stages, therapeutics assessment by drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type, along with latest updates, and featured news and press releases.
In fact, according to a study published in May in Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes, the rates of men age 65 and older reporting angina symptoms fell by more than 40 percent from 1998 to 2012.
The risk of these adverse events was significantly greater in patients with stable coronary artery disease (CAD) who had angina than in those with neither angina nor silent myocardial ischemia, and higher still in those with both angina and silent ischemia.
There are many causes of central chest pain but they don't all have the significance of angina.
Look after yourself and others, with St John Wales Angina The term angina means literally a constriction of the chest.
SPECIAL tests to pick up angina will now be offered in Huddersfield.
If you think that you might be having an angina attack, stop what you are doing and sit down.