Heart Diseases : Health & Medical
This case illustrates that further studies are needed to determine the safety of COX-2 inhibitors in transplant recipients and other patient groups that may be at heightened risk of nephrotoxicity.
Cholesterol is an often overlooked issue in the present day with dangerous consequences. This article explains the difference between HDL and LDL cholesterol and their uses.
Recent studies show that the natural compound isolated from the magnolia tree has the ability to help heart from hypertrophy. And the remedy has been applied by the people in Asia for centuries with acknowledge among a wide area of people, which gave the scientists inspiration to study the substance
Does orbital atherectomy decrease acute complications in patients with calcified peripheral vascular disease?
Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve Replacement is presently the best option available to patients affected by severe Aortic Valve Stenosis or Insufficiency. Not all heart surgery centers have the necessary expertise to perform minimally invasive aortic valve surgery. Learn about these options and find
There is growing evidence that red yeast rice and omega-3 fatty acid supplements may decrease the risk of sudden cardiac death. Taken in moderation, these products from nature have been show to prolong survival in some patients with heart disease.
Should advanced age alone be considered as a contraindication to conventional aortic valve replacement?
Tomato is a kind of fruits that is always interesting to serve. It is not only delicious, but also healthy. That is why, recently, a scientist from Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, launches a supplement that contains tomato extract. In fact, this supplement is called by medical world as a med
When cardiogenic shock occurs after AMI, which access point is safer for PCI?
Is atrial fibrillation the 'gateway arrhythmia' in post-MI patients?
Cardiac issues are becoming quite popular these days. Earlier, it was believed that such issues only affected the elderly. However, it can be seen that even youngsters are falling prey to this issue.
Henry Black MD, looks at 9 risk factors, including CRP, periodontal disease, ankle-brachial index, and others, and asks how useful they are in the light of the USPSTF recommendations.
Being appreciative offers many benefits to your wellbeing.The good news is anyone can find something to genuinely appreciate if they look for beauty around them.
Does preprocedural coronary CT angiography have potential for guiding percutaneous coronary interventions?
Illustration copyright 2003 Nucleus Communications, Inc. All rights reserved. http://www.nucleusinc.comMitral valve replacement surgery is an open - heart procedure. The damaged heart valve is removed and replaced with a new valve. There are two types of replacement valve: a mechanical heart valve m