A 52-year-old man is evaluated regarding treatment of his coronary artery disease. ... He has stenosis of the left main coronary artery and multivessel coronary artery disease with mildly reduced left ventricular systolic function.
For example, look for risk factors associated with coronary artery disease, such as smoking, diabetes, or hypertension, because these can be precursors of sexual dysfunction. ... Although current evidence on risk is not definitive, some studies have
https://acpinternist.org/weekly/archives/2013/05/21/4.htm. Incremental treatment effects of high-dose statin therapy over usual-dose statin therapy in coronary artery disease patients can be estimated ... Incremental treatment effects of high-dose statin
https://acpinternist.org/weekly/archives/2013/02/12/2.htm. Patients with type 2 diabetes and stable coronary artery disease had similar risk of cardiovascular events and death, regardless of whether ... Patients with type 2 diabetes and stable coronary
Morning home blood pressure (BP) readings appear to be a strong predictor of future stroke and coronary artery disease (CAD) events, according to a recent analysis.
Stephen L. Kopecky, MD, provided tips on lowering cholesterol using statins and PCSK9 inhibitors in patients with chronic coronary artery disease. ... Kopecky. He provided tips on lowering cholesterol using statins and PCSK9 inhibitors in patients with
A 58-year-old woman with known coronary artery disease presents for a general evaluation. ... Her cardiovascular risk factors include hyperlipidemia, prior tobacco use, a family history of coronary artery disease, and a history of hypertension.
https://acpinternist.org/weekly/archives/2011/06/14/2.htm. New performance measures for adults with coronary artery disease and hypertension are meant to provide a patient-centered focus and give ... Measures in the updated set for coronary artery
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2016/05/depression.htm. Depression's impact on health is often profound and far-reaching, potentially equaling that of coronary artery disease. ... Depression's impact on health is often profound and far-reaching. It can
The first fully absorbable stent to treat coronary artery disease. Manufactured from a biodegradable polymer, the Absorb GT1 Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffold System is gradually absorbed by the body in about 3 ... Potential adverse events include allergic