Quantcast

Latest Ischaemic heart disease Stories

2008-09-14 03:00:10

By Jaffe, Allan S BACKGROUND: Sophisticated methods of cardiac imaging have the potential to revolutionize the care of patients with cardiovascular disease. The benefits of these state-of-the art imaging techniques can be enhanced by their use in combination with new cardiac biomarkers.

2008-09-13 12:00:00

To: MEDICAL EDITORS Contact: Beth Hodge, +1-240-429-9983, bhodge@asnc.org, or Steve Carter, +1-301-802-7100, scarter@asnc.org, both of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology BOSTON, Sept.

2008-08-28 15:00:56

By Dr Donohue Q: I am under treatment for angina. When I have an attack of chest pain, I usually can get rid of it with nitroglycerin. My neighbor, exactly my age, has the same thing: coronary artery disease with angina attacks. His doctor is treating him with leg pumps.

2008-08-26 03:00:17

By Sharma, Meenakshi Nath, L M; Tandon, R; Shah, Bela Web-based secure communication systems have revolutionized data collection systems in medical research.

2008-08-24 22:57:20

By Annie Freeda Cruez THE journalist was on his way to a nasi lemak breakfast with a colleague when he slumped in the car seat and died. He was just 41. A pulmonary and critical care physician tells ANNIE FREEDA CRUEZ that doctors are seeing more and more young people with coronary heart diseases.

2008-06-24 02:29:21

By Ask Dr. Ramo BARRY RAMO For the Journal Three weeks ago, I got a call from the wife of one of my longtime patients telling me that her 60-year-old husband had died suddenly at home while reading the newspaper.

2008-06-17 09:01:12

TEL AVIV, Israel, June 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BSP Ltd., (http://www.bsp.co.il/pressall.asp) an Israeli company which develops and markets systems for non-invasive diagnosis and monitoring of Ischemic Heart Disease, announced that they successfully raised $2.6 million in a private funding round, that included existing shareholders in the company as well as new investors.

2006-12-24 03:00:08

By Nasir, Javed M; Durning, Steven J; Sweet, Jon M; Cation, Lannie J Chest pain with electrocardiographic changes is usually a life- threatening presentation of cardiac ischemia.

2006-03-10 13:49:55

By David Douglas NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Many people who suffer "non-ischemic" cardiac death -- a cardiac death that is not related to restricted blood flow to the coronary arteries -- appear to have structurally normal hearts, UK researchers have found.

2006-01-11 14:32:20

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Contrary to current guidelines, "aggressive" efforts to detect coronary artery disease are worthwhile in asymptomatic patients with type 2 diabetes, even those with only one or no cardiovascular risk factors, a study conducted in Italy suggests.


Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]