• coronary artery
  • Angina is a symptom of coronary artery disease (CAD), which occurs when arteries that carry blood to the heart become narrowed and blocked due to atherosclerosis or a blood clot. (lakelandhealth.org)
  • Angina does indicate, however, that coronary artery disease is present and that some part of the heart is not receiving an adequate blood supply. (lakelandhealth.org)
  • The underlying coronary artery disease that causes angina should be treated by controlling existing risk factors: high blood pressure, cigarette smoking, high blood cholesterol levels, high saturated fat diet, lack of exercise and excess weight. (lakelandhealth.org)
  • The normal subjects and the patients with coronary artery disease who did not experience angina during pacing reacted similarly with a fall in left ventricular end-diastolic pressure from 8 to 2 mm Hg returning to control values on cessation of pacing. (ahajournals.org)
  • The primary diagnosis is chronic stable angina of mild-moderate intensity as defined by the Canadian Cardiovascular Society Functional Class II-III, in the presence of definitive coronary artery disease. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • at hospitals, physicians' clinics and at independent centers that treat coronary artery disease, acute angina pectoris , congestive heart failure, effects of heart attack and stroke, diabetes, and a variety of additional vascular diseases. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • oxygen
  • Angina of effort is a common disorder caused by the narrowing of the arteries (a condition called atherosclerosis ) that supply oxygen-rich blood to the heart muscle. (encyclopedia.com)
  • arteries
  • In the case of angina of effort, the coronary arteries can provide the heart muscle (myocardium) adequate blood during rest but not during periods of exercise, stress , or excitement. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Clinicians
  • Whilst there are no defined therapy guidelines specific for each class, once the severity of the angina has been assessed, clinicians can use the framework to aid them in the development of an individual treatment plan. (wikipedia.org)
  • severe
  • Percutaneous transmyocardial laser revascularisation for severe angina: the PACIFIC randomised trial. (medscape.com)
  • His angina continued after 1908 and became progressively worse until in January 1925 he had a prolonged and severe attack of angina and died at around 4am in the morning of 26 January 1925. (wikipedia.org)
  • People
  • Eriksson and her associates analyzed data from the Swedish Twin Registry and found a 56% increased risk for hospitalization or death resulting from Alzheimer's disease in people with a history of angina pectoris , compared with those without angina pectoris , they reported in a poster presentation at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • women
  • Hemingway H, Langenberg C, Damant J, Frost C, Pyorala K, Barrett-Connor E. Prevalence of angina in women versus men: a systematic review and meta-analysis of international variations across 31 countries. (medscape.com)