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*  Endoscopic vessel harvesting
For patients with coronary artery disease, a physician may recommend a bypass to reroute blood around blocked arteries to ... The success of coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG) may be influenced by the quality of the conduit and how it is ... The harvested blood vessel used in coronary artery bypass graft surgery must be free from damage to ensure proper long-term ... Lopes RD (2009). "Endoscopic versus open vein-graft harvesting in coronary-artery bypass surgery". N Engl J Med. 361 (3): 235- ...
*  Coronary artery aneurysm
May 2007). "Coronary artery aneurysm induced by Kawasaki disease in children show features typical senescence". Circ. J. 71 (5 ... Coronary artery aneurysm is an abnormal dilatation of part of the coronary artery. Acquired causes include atherosclerosis, ... Kawasaki disease and coronary catheterization. It can also be congenital. It is often found coincidentally on coronary ... Seabra-Gomes R, Somerville J, Ross DN, Emanuel R, Parker DJ, Wong M (April 1974). "Congenital coronary artery aneurysms". Br ...
*  Coronary artery bypass surgery
Disease of the left main coronary artery (LMCA). Disease of all three coronary arteries (LAD, LCX and RCA). Diffuse disease not ... March 5, 2009). "Percutaneous Coronary Intervention versus Coronary-Artery Bypass Grafting for Severe Coronary Artery Disease ... coronary-artery bypass grafting in multivessel coronary disease". N. Engl. J. Med. 358 (4): 331-41. doi:10.1056/NEJMoa071804. ... Left main coronary artery obstruction requires two bypasses, one to the LAD and one to the LCX. A coronary artery may be ...
*  Percutaneous coronary intervention
... of the coronary arteries of the heart found in coronary artery disease. After accessing the blood stream through the femoral or ... 2012). "Percutaneous coronary intervention versus optimal medical therapy in stable coronary artery disease: a systematic ... "Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Versus Optimal Medical Therapy in Stable Coronary Artery Disease: A Systematic Review and ... Percutaneous coronary intervention in addition to optimal medical therapy for stabile coronary artery disease - a systematic ...
*  Idiopathic infantile arterial calcification
Most infants die of vaso-occlusive disease, especially of the coronary arteries. Clinical presentation is variable. First ... The symptoms are caused by calcification of large and medium-sized arteries, including the aorta, coronary arteries, and renal ... main pulmonary artery, and coronary arteries unusually. Abdominal ultrasound can reveal hepatosplenomegaly, ascites, renal ... Roentgen diagnosis of a rare cause of coronary artery occlusion". Pediatric Radiology. 1 (4): 224-8. doi:10.1007/BF00972856. ...
*  Coronary artery disease
Typically, coronary artery disease occurs when part of the smooth, elastic lining inside a coronary artery (the arteries that ... have pain due to coronary artery disease. Coronary artery disease has a number of well determined risk factors. These include ... Coronary artery disease (CAD), also known as ischemic heart disease (IHD), refers to a group of diseases which includes stable ... In those with disease in more than one artery coronary artery bypass grafts appear better than percutaneous coronary ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cardiovascular Disorders: Heart Disease: Coronary Artery Disease
The narrowing is almost invariably due to the buildup of fatty plaques on the inner walls of the arteries. ... A condition in which the coronary arteries-those that feed the heart muscle itself-are narrowed. As a result, the blood supply ... Health Conditions and Diseases Cardiovascular Disorders Heart Disease Coronary Artery Disease 9 ... Mayo Clinic: Coronary Artery Disease A description of the most common type of heart disease, its symptoms, causes, diagnosis ...
*  CA-125
... additional accuracy in identifying patients at risk of acute heart failure in acute coronary syndrome". Coronary Artery Disease ... Indeed, a rising CA-125 level may precede clinical evidence of disease relapse by an interval of 3 to 6 months. Prognosis ... with the duration of disease-free survival correlating with the rate of fall of CA-125) and for predicting a patient's ...
*  Immaneni Sathyamurthy
Gundu HR Rao, S Thanikachalam (2005). Coronary Artery Disease. Jaypee Publications. p. 324. ISBN 9788180614507. Retrieved ...
*  Endothelial dysfunction
"Endothelial dysfunction and coronary artery disease". Coronary Artery Disease. 25 (8): 713-724. doi:10.1097/mca. ... "Coronary microvascular dysfunction is highly prevalent in women with chest pain in the absence of coronary artery disease: ... Endothelial dysfunction is a major pathophysiological mechanism that leads towards coronary artery disease, and other ... including coronary artery disease. Sirolimus eluting stents were previously used because they showed very low rates of in-stent ...
*  Diphosphomevalonate decarboxylase
Coronary artery disease is the leading cause of death in the US general population. Hypercholesterolemia or high cholesterol is ... McCullough, P. A. (11 April 2007). "Coronary Artery Disease". Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. 2 (3): ... considered a major risk factor in coronary artery disease. Therefore, major efforts are focused toward understanding regulation ...
*  Purinergic signalling
Coronary Artery Disease. 23 (6): 368-374. doi:10.1097/MCA.0b013e3283564930. PMID 22735090. Oliveira, André G.; Marques, Pedro E ... In Alzheimer's disease (AD), the expression of A1 and A2A receptors in the frontal cortex of the human brain is increased, ... Following tissue injury in patients with Graft-versus-host disease (GVHD), ATP is released into the pertioneal fluid. It binds ... Istradefylline - Antagonist of the adenosine A2A receptor, used in the treatment of Parkinson's disease as an adjunct to L-DOPA ...
*  Moshe Gueron
"Left anterior descending artery length in left and right coronary artery dominance". Coronary Artery Disease. Lippincott ...
*  Coffee
A 2014 meta-analysis concluded that cardiovascular disease, such as coronary artery disease and stroke, is less likely with ... Coronary Artery disease: 1. doi:10.1097/MCA.0000000000000397. PMID 27315099. Zhang Z, Hu G, Caballero B, Appel L, Chen L (June ... Moderate coffee consumption is not a risk factor for coronary heart disease. A 2012 meta-analysis concluded that people who ... "Coffee consumption and risk of coronary heart diseases: A meta-analysis of 21 prospective cohort studies". International ...
*  Phosphatidylethanolamine N-methyltransferase
High levels of homocysteine are linked to cardiovascular disease and artherosclerosis, particularly coronary artery disease. ... "Homocysteine and coronary artery disease". In Carmel, Ralph; Jacobsen, Ralph Carmel. Homocysteine in Health and Disease. ... Refsum H, Ueland PM, Nygård O, Vollset SE (1998). "Homocysteine and cardiovascular disease". Annual Review of Medicine. 49: 31- ... has been linked to non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. This substitution has also been linked to increased frequency of non- ...
*  Edward Jenner
"Atherothrombosis and Coronary Artery Disease". p. 8. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins "Lady Montagu and the Introduction of ... In his correspondence with Heberden, he wrote, "How much the heart must suffer from the coronary arteries not being able to ... Although the disease was declared eradicated, some pus samples still remain in laboratories in Centers for Disease Control and ... No disease followed. The boy was later challenged with variolous material and again showed no sign of infection. Donald Hopkins ...
*  CADgene
... is a database of genes involved in coronary artery disease (CAD) . Coronary artery disease Liu, Hui; Liu Wei; Liao ... a comprehensive database for coronary artery disease genes". Nucleic Acids Res. England. 39 (Database issue): D991-6. doi: ...
*  Adiposopathy
Libby, P; Theroux, P (2005). "Pathophysiology of coronary artery disease". Circulation. 111 (25): 3481-8. doi:10.1161/ ... Cardiomyopathy describes heart (cardiac) disease; myopathy describes muscle disease; encephalopathy describes brain disease; ... neuropathy describes nerve disease; and dermopathy describes skin disease. Adiposopathy describes the disease of fat cell and ... ophthalmopathy describes eye disease; retinopathy describes eye disease; enteropathy describes intestine disease; nephropathy ...
*  Cardiac arrest
Coronary artery disease (CAD), also known as ischemic heart disease, is responsible for 62 to 70 percent of all SCDs. CAD is a ... Current cigarette smokers with coronary artery disease were found to have a two to threefold increase in the risk of sudden ... The most common cause of cardiac arrest is coronary artery disease. Less common causes include major blood loss, lack of oxygen ... Structural heart disease not related to CAD (i.e. hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, congenital coronary artery anomalies, ...
*  PDE4D
Wang Q (May 2005). "Molecular genetics of coronary artery disease". Current Opinion in Cardiology. 20 (3): 182-8. doi:10.1097/ ... is increased in TMPRSS2-ERG-positive primary prostate cancer and independently adds to a reduced risk of post-surgical disease ... is increased in TMPRSS2-ERG-positive primary prostate cancer and independently adds to a reduced risk of post-surgical disease ...
*  Ischemic preconditioning
Marmor M, Penn A, Widmer K, Levin RI, Maslansky R (2004). "Coronary artery disease and opioid use". Am. J. Cardiol. 93 (10): ... Rather than blocking a Coronary artery, similar results have been seen by blocking the Brachial artery using a blood pressure ... Methods to either mimic or elicit IPC have been attempted in clinical practice, in the area of coronary heart disease in an ... This group exposed anesthetised open-chest dogs to four periods of 5 minute coronary artery occlusions followed by a 5-minute ...
*  5-lipoxygenase-activating protein
Wang Q (May 2005). "Molecular genetics of coronary artery disease". Current Opinion in Cardiology. 20 (3): 182-8. doi:10.1097/ ... "Associations of genetic polymorphisms of arachidonate 5-lipoxygenase-activating protein with risk of coronary artery disease in ... "Usefulness of genetic polymorphisms and conventional risk factors to predict coronary heart disease in patients with familial ... "Integrated associations of genotypes with multiple blood biomarkers linked to coronary heart disease risk". Human Molecular ...
*  Sanders T. Frank
Frank ST (August 1973). "Aural sign of coronary-artery disease". N. Engl. J. Med. 289 (6): 327-8. doi:10.1056/ ...
*  Frank's sign
Miot, H.A., Molina de Medeiros, M. etal (2006). Association between coronary artery disease and the diagonal earlobe an ... In contrast, other studies have rebutted any association between Frank's sign and coronary artery disease in diabetics. There ... 2004). "Bilateral diagonal earlobe crease and coronary artery disease: a significant association". Dermatology. 209 (4): 271-5 ... "Aural sign of coronary-artery disease". N. Engl. J. Med. 289 (6): 327-8. doi:10.1056/NEJM197308092890622. PMID 4718047. ...
*  Myocyte-specific enhancer factor 2A
Certain mutations in MEF2A cause an autosomal dominant form of coronary artery disease and myocardial infarction. The process ... Wang Q (2005). "Advances in the Genetic Basis of Coronary Artery Disease". Current atherosclerosis reports. 7 (3): 235-41. doi: ... Wang Q (2005). "Molecular genetics of coronary artery disease". Curr. Opin. Cardiol. 20 (3): 182-8. doi:10.1097/01.hco. ...
*  Atrioventricular node
The origin of this artery is most commonly (about 90% of hearts) a branch of the right coronary artery, with the remainder ... Atrioventricular conduction disease (AV block) describes impairment of the electrical continuity between the atria and ... This is associated with the dominance of the coronary artery circulation. In right-dominant individuals the blood supply is ... from the right coronary artery while in left dominant individuals it originates from the left circumflex artery. BMP (Bone ...
*  Russell Ross
Russ was a co-editor, with Valentin Fuster and Eric J. Topol, of the textbook Atherosclerosis and Coronary Artery Disease. He ... 2005). Atherothrombosis and Coronary Artery Disease. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. p. xxv of Preface. ... Instead of a site for passive accumulation of blood lipids, the artery wall is now seen as a living, reactive tissue capable of ... Chronic endothelial injury hypothesis Nagourney, Eric (22 March 1999). "Russell Ross, 69, Pioneer in Artery Research". NY TImes ...