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Atherosclerosis and coronary artery disease

Atherosclerosis and coronary artery disease

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Published by Lippincott-Raven in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementeditors, Valentin Fuster, Russell Ross, Eric J. Topol. Vol. 1.
ContributionsFuster, Valentin., Ross, Russell., Topol, Eric J.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 832p., I-42 :
Number of Pages832
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14392954M


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Atherosclerosis can create life-threatening blockages in the arteries of your heart, without you ever feeling a thing. Learn more from WebMD about coronary artery disease.

Atherosclerosis is a narrowing of the arteries caused by a buildup of plaque. It’s a type of arteriosclerosis, or hardening of the arteries. It can lead to heart attack, stroke, or heart failure Author: Janelle Martel. Abstract. Atherosclerosis is a pathologic process that develops in the arterial wall.

Therefore the biology and imaging of the vessel wall is the cornerstone of research, diagnosis, and treatment in patients with atherosclerosis and coronary artery disease.

Coronary Artery Disease: From Biology to Clinical Practice links the most important basic concepts of atherosclerosis pathophysiology to treatment management of coronary artery disease.

Comprehensive coverage starts with the basic pathophysiologic mechanisms of the disease, including molecular and genetic mechanisms, cells interaction and inflammation. coronary artery disease, condition that results when the coronary arteries are narrowed or occluded, most commonly by atherosclerotic deposits of fibrous and fatty tissue.

Coronary artery disease is the most common underlying cause of cardiovascular disability and death. Coronary artery disease (CAD) causes many deaths globally as well as in Iran. Patients with Metabolic Syndrome (MS) are in higher risk of morbidity and mortality from cardiovascular diseases.

Conclusion: Arterial stiffness determined by baPWV was associated independently with CAD severity, as assessed by angiography and the SYNTAX score in older patients with chest pain.

Read this original research and sign up to receive Clinical. Book Description: Atherosclerosis is responsible for the majority of heart attacks and is the root of coronary heart disease.

Plaque buildup in the arteries causes atherosclerosis; luckily, however, through knowledge of our bodies and making small and large changes in the way we live, this deadly condition can be stopped and even reversed.

Coronary artery disease and angina When the major arteries to your heart become affected by atherosclerosis, it can lead to coronary artery disease (CAD) or angina.

The heart is a muscle and needs a supply of oxygen-rich blood like every other muscle in the body. Written by the world’s foremost authorities, this volume provides comprehensive coverage of current approaches to the prevention, diagnosis, and management of atherothrombosis and its coronary and noncoronary complications.

This edition has been thoroughly updated, sharply focused on clinical information, and trimmed to one manageable volume/5(2). Coronary artery disease (CAD) is the most common cause of mortality in the developed world.

It results from the collision of ancient genes with modern lifestyles: a hunter–gatherer lifestyle – with high daily energy expenditure and rare kills – favors a tendency to eat large quantities of high-calorie food when it is available. Such predispositions sit uneasily in a modern world with Author: Euan A Ashley, Josef Niebauer.

Atherosclerosis and coronary artery disease. Philadelphia: Lippincott-Raven, © (OCoLC) Online version: Atherosclerosis and coronary artery disease.

Philadelphia: Lippincott-Raven, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Valentin. The Cause and Cure for Atherosclerosis and Coronary Artery Disease Kindle Edition by Robert Young DSc PhD ND (Author) Format: Kindle Edition.

out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from 4/5(1). Coronary Artery Disease. Premature coronary artery disease may complicate the long-term course of patients with CoA.

Probably as a result of the increased blood pressure, the coronary arteries may develop premature narrowing or atherosclerosis. This may lead in early or mid-adulthood to typical signs and symptoms of coronary artery disease. Coverage begins with a review of risk factors and prevention, emphasizing lipid abnormalities, hypertension, smoking, diabetes, and obesity.

Subsequent sections examine the pathogenesis of atherosclerosis, markers and imaging, acute coronary syndromes, chronic stable angina, and noncoronary atherothrombosis.5/5(1).

In most instances, ischemic heart disease, i.e., coronary artery disease and/or coronary heart disease, is a result or consequence of arteriosclerosis (hardening of the arteries) and atherosclerosis (fatty deposits within the arteries).

[] Cold Facts About Hard Arteries About 18 million Americans ages 20 and older have heart thanAmericans have a heart attack.

Coronary artery disease (CAD) is the most common form of heart disease. It is the result of atheromatous changes in the vessels supplying the heart.

CAD is used to describe a range of clinical disorders from asymptomatic atherosclerosis and stable angina to acute coronary syndrome (unstable angina, NSTEMI, STEMI).

In the US, it is still one of the leading causes of : Manjari Regmi, Marco A. Siccardi. Coronary artery disease is caused by plaque buildup in the wall of the arteries that supply blood to the heart (called coronary arteries).

Plaque is made up of cholesterol deposits. Plaque buildup causes the inside of the arteries to narrow over time. This process is called atherosclerosis. download icon Download Image image icon [JPG, NAN ]. Coronary artery bypass surgery-- or CABG (pronounced "cabbage") -- is the most commonly performed bypass surgery.

CABG can provide relief from chest pain caused by atherosclerosis. Purchase Chronic Coronary Artery Disease - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBNCoronary angiography: is the gold standard for diagnosis of coronary atherosclerosis and coronary artery disease.

Moving image of each coronary artery and the atherosclerotic lesions can be seen. It is the most specific and sensitive test for the diagnosis of coronary artery disease. Coronary angiography can come out to such : Hakan Saçlı, İbrahim Kara, Mehmet Kaan Kırali. Atherosclerosis results from the gradual buildup of fatty deposits called plaque, or lesions, in the interior walls of large and medium-sized arteries.

The disease process starts with small changes in the artery wall and takes years to develop to a point where the narrowing arteries may produce symptoms or negatively affect your health. Get this from a library. Coronary artery disease. [James T Willerson; David R Holmes;] -- Coronary Artery Disease offers today's most up-to-date, user-friendly guidance on the evaluation, diagnosis, and medical and surgical treatment of this most important aspect of cardiovascular.

Atherosclerosis and Coronary Artery Disease by Fuster A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions.

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Following the introduction of coronary angiography in the s, the diagnosis and treatment of coronary artery disease (CAD) focused on the arterial lumen. Treatments such as bypass surgery and angioplasty relieve ischemia by reducing the severity or impact of coronary artery stenoses while leaving the underlying disease process unchanged.

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The identification of cholesterol as a constituent of atheromatous plaques has aroused recurrent waves of suspicion that lipid metabolism is in some way responsible for the development of atherosclerosis and coronary artery disease.

Lipids are transported in serum Cited by: Atherosclerosis is a disease in which plaque builds up inside your arteries. Over time, plaque hardens and narrows your arteries.

Learn more about causes, risk factors, screening and prevention, signs and symptoms, diagnoses, and treatments for atherosclerosis, and how to participate in clinical trials. Hypertension, and cigarette smoking are leading causes of atherosclerosis and coronary heart disease.

Gender, genetics, and modifiable lifestyle choices can contribute to coronary artery disease, a progressive disease where the affected individual can suffer from angina and be at higher risk of a sudden coronary event, including death.

Coronary artery disease can also be the root cause of a heart attack, or lead to the chronic condition known as heart failure. Coronary artery disease affects millions of Americans. Once limited almost entirely to older people, it is now beginning to appear in younger folks, a change driven by the rising tides of obesity and type 2 diabetes.

In a cooperative multicenter study, the Pathobiological Determinants of Atherosclerosis in Youth, we measured atherosclerosis of the aorta and right coronary artery (RCA) in black and white. Coronary Artery Disease Assessment, Surgery, Prevention. Coronary artery atherosclerosis is the most common cardiac pathology, which is the primary cause of cardiac mortality.

Coronary artery stenosis usually involves the proximal portion of the larger epicardial coronary arteries, but diffuse coronary artery disease is also not rare. causes of death in Canada and worldwide.

The most common form of heart disease is coronary artery disease (CAD) caused by atherosclerosis. Atherosclerosis Over time, plaque builds up on the inside wall of arteries.

Plaque is made of several substances including cholesterol. This build up is called atherosclerosis or hardening of the Size: KB. HOW DOES CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE HAPPEN. Coronary artery disease is a complication of atherosclerosis.

Atherosclerosis causes the arteries (the blood vessels that bring oxygen and nutrients to the body) to become very narrow, stiff, and occasionally, completely blocked. Atherosclerosis can affect the arteries supplying the brain and cause Size: KB. This page includes the following topics and synonyms: Stable Coronary Artery Disease, Stable Ischemic Heart Disease, Coronary Artery Disease, Atherosclerotic Heart Disease.

Coronary artery disease (CAD) is characterized by disease within the arteries that supply the heart muscle. The disease typically develops due to atherosclerosis (hardening) and plaques (sections of calcified material) within the blood vessels.

As a result, the coronary arteries often cannot carry blood as efficiently as they should and may even become completely obstructed (blocked off). Coronary artery disease (CAD) and its consequences are most important morbidity and mortality reasons in the developed and developing countries.

To prevent hard end-points, early definitive diagnosis and optimum therapy play significant role. Novel advanced diagnostic tests which are biomarkers of inflammation, cell adhesion, cell activation and imaging techniques provide to get the best Cited by: 7.

Arteriosclerosis / Coronary Artery Disease. Description. Also known as atherosclerosis. In healthy people, the arteries are flexible and elastic.

Atherosclerosis is a disease caused by the accumulation of fatty deposits and other substances on the inner surface of the arteries. Over the years, these deposits form plaque that can make the.

One of the foremost leaders of mortality in the US is coronary artery disease (CAD). Atherosclerosis is an abnormal thickening and hardening of the arterial walls caused by fat and fibrin deposits. It is a form of arteriosclerosis, which is the actual /5(1).

Coronary artery disease (ischemic heart disease) Coronary artery disease, which is synonymous with ischemic heart disease, is the most common form of cardiovascular disease. It has been the number one killer in Western and high-income countries for more than half a century, causing approximately 20% of all deaths in these regions/5(6).

Promoting developments in the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of coronary artery disease, this reference furnishes the latest information on new and emerging risk factors for atherothrombotic vascular disorders-analyzing lipid-related and psychosocial risk factors, the genetic aspects of disease, the potential role of infection and inflammatio.

A third of all deaths of Americans older than 35 are due to coronary artery disease. After approximately 50 percent of men and one-third of women can expect to have coronary artery disease.

Atherosclerosis is an important independent risk factor for abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA).