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Heart Attack Risk Differs Between Sexes
2011-12-01 06:30:48

Findings on coronary CT angiography (CTA), a noninvasive test to assess the coronary arteries for blockages, show different risk scenarios for men and women.

2011-11-23 19:00:00

When it comes to the treatment of cardiovascular disease, Allegheny General Hospital (AGH) is one of the nation’s preeminent medical centers based on overall quality and patient outcomes, according

2011-11-21 10:48:38

South Asian patients with coronary artery disease were almost three times as likely to be readmitted to hospital for further interventional treatment to arterial plaque than their White European counterparts.

2011-11-18 00:30:00

Findings substantiate the VeriQ system’s ability to improve outcomes for coronary artery bypass surgery and contain costs. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) November

2011-11-15 21:00:35

A blood-based gene expression test was found to be more effective for ruling out obstructive coronary artery disease in stable symptomatic patients than myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI), a common test that uses a radioactive agent to evaluate the blood flow and function of the heart.

2011-11-15 19:21:57

Pneumonia — not a deep incision surgical site infection — is the most common serious infection after heart surgery.


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dingle
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.
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