Latest Angina pectoris Stories

2009-04-28 11:17:01

Sometimes cardiologists and cardiac surgeons can agree! There is often disagreement between the professions of cardiology and cardiac surgery about the proper therapy for coronary artery disease (CAD)—and this can harm the patient.

2009-04-20 07:00:00

Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Will Retain Decision Resources' Clinical Gold Standard for Stable Angina, According to a New Report from Decision Resources WALTHAM, Mass., April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that surveyed cardiologists identify a therapy's effect on mortality as the attribute that most influences their prescribing decisions in coronary heart disease (stable...

2009-03-30 13:02:02

A U.S. study has shown the first evidence that stem cells taken from a patient suffering severe angina and placed into that patient's heart may lessen pain. The data came from a six-month, Phase II study led by Dr.

2009-03-10 15:20:01

U.S. researchers suggest that relatively healthy women with severe depression are at increased risk of cardiac events including sudden cardiac death.

2009-03-10 14:30:00

Researchers from Columbia University reported new evidence that depression can lead to heart disease.

2008-11-07 09:00:05

CV Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company, has announced that the FDA has approved a new, first line indication for Ranexa for the treatment of chronic angina.

2008-10-13 21:00:28

Olmesartan, a drug commonly used to treat high blood pressure, may play a role in reducing coronary plaque, researchers in Japan said.

2008-09-24 15:01:01

Monday night on ABC's hit reality series "Dancing with the Stars," singer Toni Braxton announced that she has been diagnosed with a little known heart condition known as Microvascular Angina.

2008-09-24 03:00:09

By Fricke, Eva Eckert, Siegfried; Dongas, Aristidis; Fricke, Harald; Preuss, Rainer; Lindner, Oliver; Horstkotte, Dieter; Burchert, Wolfgang In both diabetic and nondiabetic patients, there is a loose correlation between coronary flow reserve (CFR) and sympathetic innervation in viable myocardial segments.

2008-09-21 03:00:12

By Adamikova, A Kojecky, V; Rybka, J; Svacina, S Aim. The aim of the study was to examine the levels of adhesion molecules, high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (hs-CRP) and lipid spectrum of type 2 diabetic subjects with proven silent myocardial ischemia. Methods.

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