Coronary Heart Disease

  • (noun): A heart disease due to an abnormality of the arteries that supply blood and oxygen to the heart.

Some articles on coronary heart disease, heart, heart diseases, disease:

Cognitive Epidemiology - Coronary Heart Disease
... epidemiology is that men with a higher IQ have less risk of dying from coronary heart disease ...
Echocardiography
... referred to cardiac echo or simply an echo is a sonogram of the heart ... and Doppler ultrasound to create images of the heart ... and follow-up of patients with any suspected or known heart diseases ...
Lipid Hypothesis of Atherogenesis - Scientific Consensus
... and cholesterol in the blood are a major factor in cardiovascular disease has been the focus of research seeking to prove or disprove its validity ... questioned about the association of the plasma cholesterol biomarker and the link of disease to diet ... between plasma cholesterol level and the development of coronary heart disease? 2 ... Do you think that our knowledge about diet and coronary heart disease is sufficient to recommend a moderate change ...
List Of Important Publications In Medicine - Recent Studies
... of cholesterol lowering in 4444 patients with coronary heart disease the Scandinavian Simvastatin Survival Study Authors The Scandinavian Simvastatin Survival Study ... drug called simvastatin on mortality and morbidity in group of 4444 patients with coronary heart disease, aged between 35 and 70 years ... simvastatin had a lowering effect on mortality and morbidity of patients suffering from coronary heart disease ...
Snuff - Advantages Over Cigarettes
... The position with coronary heart disease is not clear ... or carbon monoxide is the major culprit responsible for cigarette-induced coronary heart disease ... reduce the risk of lung cancer, bronchitis, emphysema, and possibly coronary heart disease as well, at the cost of a slight increase in the risk of cancer of the nasopharynx (or oral cavity in the case ...

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