*  Covered Stent for Large Coronary Arterial Fistula and Adjacent Atherosclerotic Plaque With Stenosis in a Patient With Non-ST...
A coronary arterial fistula is a connection between 1 or more of the coronary arteries and a cardiac chamber or great vessel. ... A) Coronary angiography (CAG) of the left coronary artery: 3 coronary arterial fistulae from the left main coronary artery ( ... Coronary angiography (CAG) of the left coronary artery: 3 coronary arterial fistulae from the left main coronary artery and ... Coronary angiography showed 3 coronary arterial fistulae at the left main coronary artery proximal and mid left anterior ...
  http://interventions.onlinejacc.org/content/9/14/1512
*  High Mortality Associated With Precluded Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery Caused by Severe Distal Coronary Artery Disease |...
3-vessel coronary artery disease (3v), and left main coronary artery disease (LM). ... Clinical cardiologists dealing with CABG know that the quality of distal coronary vessels is one of the critical issues that ... Surgery for Coronary Artery Disease. High Mortality Associated With Precluded Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery Caused by Severe ... Anatomy of coronary disease in diabetics patients: an explanation for the poorer outcome after percutaneous coronary ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/112/9_suppl/I-328
*  Influence of Coronary Artery Diameter on Intracoronary Transluminal Attenuation Gradient During CT Angiography | JACC:...
Vessel diameter at each coronary region analyzed was also calculated. In addition, TAG was manually measured by using a method ... Coronary angiography analysis. Quantitative analysis of invasive coronary angiography was performed with quantitative coronary ... left main coronary artery stenosis ,50%; and 6) patients with acute coronary syndrome within 90 days. Ultimately, 152 coronary ... the vessel phantom study found that intraluminal attenuation declined as vessel diameter decreased even though all vessels were ...
  http://imaging.onlinejacc.org/content/9/9/1074
*  Noninvasive In Vivo Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Experimental Coronary Artery Lesions in a Porcine Model | Circulation
... vessel wall on T2W images as indicating vessel wall hematoma.7 8 With the presence of vessel wall hematoma as identified by ... Coronary risk factors and plaque morphology in men with coronary disease who died suddenly. N Engl J Med. 1997;336:1276-1282. ... There was good agreement between measurements of vessel wall thickness and area from MR images of the coronary arteries and the ... A total of 11 of the 43 coronary segments analyzed had vessel wall hematoma/thrombus on histopathology. By the criteria ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/101/25/2956
*  Abstract 1682: Nicorandil Prevents Microvascular Dysfunction and Myocardial Damage Resulting from Percutaneous Coronary...
... by dilating coronary resistance vessels. We examined a novel coronary pressure wire-derived Index of Microcirculatory ... FFR was defined as distal coronary pressure (Pd)/proximal coronary pressure and IMR was defined as Pd/coronary flow (or Pd * ... Background: Studies suggest that the status of the coronary microvasculature in patients with stable angina pectoris is ... Abstract 1682: Nicorandil Prevents Microvascular Dysfunction and Myocardial Damage Resulting from Percutaneous Coronary ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/116/Suppl_16/II_353.3
*  Effects of Long-term Smoking on Myocardial Blood Flow, Coronary Vasomotion, and Vasodilator Capacity | Circulation
Impaired vasodilation of forearm resistance vessels in hypercholesterolemic humans. J Clin Invest. 1990;86:228-234. ... Effects of Smoking on Endothelium-Dependent Coronary Vasomotion. Abnormalities in coronary vasomotion in response to coronary ... Third, flow-limiting coronary artery disease might have affected the blood flow response to cold in long-term smokers. Coronary ... Coronary Vascular Resistance. An index of coronary vascular resistance was calculated as the ratio of mean arterial blood ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/98/2/119
*  Impairment of Coronary Microvascular Dilation in Response to Cold Pressor-Induced Sympathetic Stimulation in Type 2 Diabetic...
Intravascular ultrasound studies have shown that despite angiographically normal-appearing vessels, early coronary ... Coronary blood flow changes.. CSA of the LAD was similar at baseline in the two groups, but during the CPT, coronary arteries ... treatment of coronary endothelial dysfunction should target coronary microcirculation as well as epicardial coronary arteries. ... Coronary flow reserve was evaluated by the maximal-to-basal coronary flow ratio estimated through the peak-to-resting flow ...
  http://diabetes.diabetesjournals.org/content/50/5/1180
*  NewYork-Presbyterian Queens - Heart Conditions in Adults - Coronary Heart Disease
coronary angioplasty - with this procedure, a balloon is used to create a bigger opening in the vessel to increase blood flow. ... The two main coronary arteries are the left main and right coronary arteries. The left main coronary artery (LMCA), which ... Why are the coronary arteries important?. Since coronary arteries deliver blood to the heart muscle, any coronary artery ... Heart Conditions in Adults - Coronary Heart Disease. Click Image to Enlarge. What are the coronary arteries?. Coronary arteries ...
  http://www.nyhq.org/diw/content.asp?pageid=P06335&language=Spanish
*  Endothelin-1-Induced Enhancement of Coronary Smooth Muscle Contraction via MAPK-Dependent and MAPK-Independent [Ca2+]i...
The endothelium was removed by rubbing the vessel interior with wet filter paper. The tunica media was carefully dissected from ... The pathogenesis of coronary artery disease and the acute coronary syndromes (2). N Engl J Med. 1992; 326: 310-318. ... Figure 3. Tyrosine phosphorylation of MAPK in coronary smooth muscle. Control unstimulated coronary artery strips were ... Endothelin-1 (ET-1) has been implicated in coronary vasospasm by enhancing coronary vasoconstriction to vasoactive eicosanoids ...
  http://hyper.ahajournals.org/content/39/2/543
*  Aldosterone-Induced Coronary Dysfunction in Transgenic Mice Involves the Calcium-Activated Potassium (BKCa) Channels of...
Note that the specific fluorescence in the smooth muscle cells and structure of coronary vessels are similar in MWT and MAS ... Figure 3 shows that iberiotoxin induced a marked decrease in the coronary relaxations in the coronary arteries of both MWT and ... To determine which channel was involved and especially the role of BKCa channels in this coronary dysfunction, the coronary ... regardless of the vessel type (coronary artery or aorta) and species (rat or mouse). In addition, the fact that the aldosterone ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/116/21/2435
*  Tiny Forward-Looking Ultrasound Transducer for 3D View Inside Coronary Vessels | Medgadget
Catheter-based ultrasound devices provide a unique view of the interior of vessels and the heart's anatomy when diagnosing and ... Tiny Forward-Looking Ultrasound Transducer for 3D View Inside Coronary Vessels. February 20th, 2014 Editors News ... Nanomachines Create Clots Inside Vessels Feeding Cancer Tumors. Machine Learning for Building Personalized Cancer Nanomedicines ... Catheter-based ultrasound devices provide a unique view of the interior of vessels and the heart's anatomy when diagnosing and ...
  https://www.medgadget.com/2014/02/tiny-forward-looking-ultrasound-transducer-for-3d-forward-view-inside-heart-blood-vessels.html
*  Noninvasive Coronary Vessel Wall and Plaque Imaging With Magnetic Resonance Imaging | Circulation
Coronary vessel wall images were readily acquired in all subjects. Both coronary vessel wall thickness (1.5±0.2 versus 1.0±0.2 ... measurements of coronary wall thickness suggests that MR coronary vessel wall imaging is able to assess coronary vessel wall ... free-breathing coronary vessel wall imaging approach using a dual IR TSE sequence and to compare coronary vessel wall and lumen ... small coronary vessel wall thickness, and low contrast-to-noise ratios (CNRs) between the coronary vessel wall and the ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/102/21/2582
*  Clinical and angiographic outcome of elective stent implantation in small coronary vessels: an analysis of the BENESTENT trial.
We examined the influence of vessel size using an intention-to-treat approach in 259 patients who underwent stent implantation ... Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation*. Coronary Angiography. Coronary Disease / etiology, surgery*. Coronary Vessels / ... In the stented population, smaller vessel size was associated with a higher stent:vessel ratio, a greater relative gain and a ... 9231549 - Coronary artery stenting in acute myocardial infarction.. 19205549 - Left main coronary artery stenosis treatment ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/Clinical-angiographic-outcome-elective-stent/9552519.html
*  FURTHER OBSERVATIONS ON THE ACTION OF DRUGS ON THE CALIBER OF CORONARY VESSELS PAPAVERINE HYDROCHLORIDE, DIGITALIS DERIVATIVES,...
3. Calcium gluconate, in contrast with the chloride salt which is a powerful dilator of the coronary vessels, does not cause ... FURTHER OBSERVATIONS ON THE ACTION OF DRUGS ON THE CALIBER OF CORONARY VESSELS PAPAVERINE HYDROCHLORIDE, DIGITALIS DERIVATIVES ... FURTHER OBSERVATIONS ON THE ACTION OF DRUGS ON THE CALIBER OF CORONARY VESSELS PAPAVERINE HYDROCHLORIDE, DIGITALIS DERIVATIVES ... FURTHER OBSERVATIONS ON THE ACTION OF DRUGS ON THE CALIBER OF CORONARY VESSELS PAPAVERINE HYDROCHLORIDE, DIGITALIS DERIVATIVES ...
  http://jpet.aspetjournals.org/content/72/3/306
*  3-D Coronary Vessel Extraction Using a Novel Minimum Path Based Region Growing
... to extract 3-D coronary vessels. Using the joint convexity information of orientated 1D vessel profiles to build the potential ... Only one start point is required to be set to extract a 3-D vessel tree. Especially, an effective stopping criteria is ... We test the effectiveness of the proposed MP-RG by using clinical coronary CT data, and the encouraging performance of the ... function, a single-point minimum path searching is applied to guide the region growing to achieve effective vessel lumen ...
  http://www.hal.inserm.fr/inserm-00874952
*  Three-vessel coronary artery disease with multi-vessel proximal aneurysms.
At coronary angiography, left anterior descending coronary artery was occluded with distal perfusion by collateral flow, and ... 6619704 - Coronary angiographic assessment of left posterior hemiblock.. 20443654 - Three-vessel coronary artery disease with ... Coronary Aneurysm / complications*, diagnosis*, therapy. Coronary Angiography. Coronary Artery Disease / complications*, ... right coronary artery with diffuse coronary atherosclerosis were present. Coronary thrombosis was also present into LCX ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/Three-vessel-coronary-artery-disease/20443654.html
*  Clinical Progression of Incidental, Asymptomatic Lesions Discovered During Culprit Vessel Coronary Intervention | Circulation
Coronary Heart Disease. Clinical Progression of Incidental, Asymptomatic Lesions Discovered During Culprit Vessel Coronary ... B, Progression of disease in nonculprit vessel. Mild disease is observed in mid right coronary artery (middle left) at the time ... A, Progression of disease in nonculprit vessel resulting in MI (top left). Distal right coronary artery lesion (solid arrows), ... Clinical Progression of Incidental, Asymptomatic Lesions Discovered During Culprit Vessel Coronary Intervention ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/111/2/143?ijkey=96678892091e956f34ca3246b15d539252f0cfc6&keytype2=tf_ipsecsha
*  Long-term l-Arginine Supplementation Improves Small-Vessel Coronary Endothelial Function in Humans | Circulation
Long-term l-Arginine Supplementation Improves Small-Vessel Coronary Endothelial Function in Humans. Amir Lerman, John C. ... Conclusions-Long-term oral l-arginine supplementation for 6 months in humans improves coronary small-vessel endothelial ... Long-term l-Arginine Supplementation Improves Small-Vessel Coronary Endothelial Function in Humans ... Long-term l-Arginine Supplementation Improves Small-Vessel Coronary Endothelial Function in Humans ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/97/21/2123.full
*  Spontaneous triple vessel coronary artery dissection in a patient with effort angina | Heart
Selective coronary angiography revealed SCAD involving all three vessels. Right coronary angiogram showed linear dissection ... Spontaneous triple vessel coronary artery dissection in a patient with effort angina ... Spontaneous triple vessel coronary artery dissection in a patient with effort angina ... spontaneous three vessel coronary dissection associated with typical effort angina has never been reported. This case ...
  http://heart.bmj.com/content/91/7/850
*  Prognostication in 3-Vessel Coronary Artery Disease Based on Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction During Exercise | Circulation
Prognostication in 3-Vessel Coronary Artery Disease Based on Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction During Exercise. Influence of ... Prognostication in 3-Vessel Coronary Artery Disease Based on Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction During Exercise ... Absence of severe exercise-induced ischemia does not identify low-risk patients with three-vessel coronary artery disease. Mayo ... Prognostication in 3-Vessel Coronary Artery Disease Based on Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction During Exercise ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/100/9/924
*  Coronary vessel development and insight towards neovascular therapy. - Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics
When the need for regeneration arises, for example in the setting of coronary artery disease, a reactivation of embryonic ... Thus, an understanding of the mechanisms of embryonic coronary vasculogenesis and angiogenesis may prove invaluable in ... Even subtle perturbations in this process may lead to congenital coronary artery anomalies, as occur in 0.2-1.2% of the general ... Formation of the coronary arteries consists of a precisely orchestrated series of morphogenetic and molecular events which can ...
  https://www.dpag.ox.ac.uk/publications/251941
*  The noninvasive identification of left main and three-vessel coronary artery disease by myocardial stress perfusion...
The noninvasive identification of left main and three-vessel coronary artery disease by myocardial stress perfusion ... The noninvasive identification of left main and three-vessel coronary artery disease by myocardial stress perfusion ... The noninvasive identification of left main and three-vessel coronary artery disease by myocardial stress perfusion ... The noninvasive identification of left main and three-vessel coronary artery disease by myocardial stress perfusion ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/60/2/276
*  CCLCM Student Blog: Coronary Vessels Lab, PBL, POD, and PA Meeting
Coronary Vessels Lab, PBL, POD, and PA Meeting Today was a really great day. I think the coronary vessels lab that we did this ... When the contrast agent was injected, we were able to watch on the screen as it went through the coronary arteries. We were ... Angiogenesis is the process of growing new blood vessels.) It was fairly interesting, but of course last week's talk was a very ... and I was surprised to learn that there are different catheters for the right coronary artery versus the left. It makes sense, ...
  http://cclcmstudent.blogspot.com/2006/10/coronary-vessels-lab-pbl-pod-and-pa.html
*  Assessment of ischaemic burden in angiographic three-vessel coronary artery disease with high-resolution myocardial perfusion...
Assessment of ischaemic burden in angiographic three-vessel coronary artery disease with high-resolution myocardial perfusion ... Assessment of ischaemic burden in angiographic three-vessel coronary artery disease with high-resolution myocardial perfusion ...
  http://www.zora.uzh.ch/id/eprint/98643/
*  Implantation of the Palmaz-Schatz stent in coronary vessels irrigating and non-irrigating necrotic myocardial areas: comparison...
Coronary Vessels; Humans; Coronary Circulation; Retrospective Studies; Recurrence; Coronary Disease; Necrosis; Stents; Follow- ... There were no significant differences between groups, concerning type of stented coronary vessel (left anterior descending-LAD ... Implantation of the Palmaz-Schatz stent in coronary vessels irrigating and non-irrigating necrotic myocardial areas: comparison ... Implantation of the Palmaz-Schatz stent in coronary vessels irrigating and non-irrigating necrotic myocardial areas: comparison ...
  https://air.unimi.it/handle/2434/187385