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    Stable Angina Professional

    Stable Angina, NICE recommends that transmyocardial laser revascularisation and percutaneous laser revascularisation for refractory angina pectoris show no efficacy and may pose unac...

    Lown-Ganong-Levine Syndrome Professional

    In the otherwise healthy person there is probably no other feature but, where the heart and circulation are already compromised, perhaps from coronary heart disease, this can produce angina pector...

    Nitrates Conditions

    Many people with angina use a short-acting nitrate medicine as required to ease angina pains. Some people take a regular dose of a long-acting nitrate which helps to prevent angina p...

    Coronary Angioplasty Conditions

    What is angina and what causes it? Angina is a pain that comes from the heart . The usual cause of angina is narrowing of one or more of your heart (coronary) arteries. , ang...

    Angina Conditions

    Angina, Read more about cardiac syndrome X (microvascular angina) . What are the symptoms of angina? Typical and common angina symptoms The common symp...

    Summary Microvascular Angina (Cardiac Syndrome X) Coronary Artery Spasm

    Oesophageal Spasm Professional

    Symptoms [ 2 ] Chest pain: Because the heart and oesophagus are in such close proximity, distinguishing oesophageal pain from cardiac pain can be difficult and oesophageal spasm is often i...

    Chest Pain Professional

    See the separate articles on  Angina Pectoris , Acute Coronary Syndromes and Acute Myocardial Infarction . Psychological treatment may be helpful with some patients.

    Epidemiology of Coronary Heart Disease Professional

    The overall incidence of angina in the UK in 2011 was 38 per 100,000 in men and 21 per 100,000 in women. The prevalence is higher in lower socio-economic groups. , angina pectoris...

    Flying with Medical Conditions Professional

    Unstable angina. Decompensated congestive cardiac failure. Uncontrolled hypertension. Coronary artery bypass graft within 10 days. , pregnancy patient currently pregnant angin...

    Heart Disease and Physical Activity Professional

    Cardiac rehabilitation and secondary prevention of coronary artery events through exercise Any patients who have had a myocardial infarction or episodes of angina should be encouraged t...

    Heart Disease Conditions

    You may have no problems when you are at rest; however, if you are doing some exercise or something that requires the heart to pump harder, it can cause a cramp-like central chest pain which is called...

    Eisenmenger's Syndrome Professional

    Polycythaemia , hyperviscosity syndrome . Angina pectoris . Arrhythmias ( atrial fibrillation / atrial flutter ). Syncope . Sudden death , stroke , transient ischaemic attac...

    Physical Training Professional

    Clearly, then a doctor will certify that medication is necessary and used by inhaler for asthma. Angina pectoris and intermittent claudication : Cardiac rehabilitation is e...

    Obesity in Adults Professional

    Relative increased risk of diseases in obesity Disease Relative risk for women Relative risk for men Type 2 diabetes 12.7 5.2 Hypertension 4.2 ...

    Microvascular Angina (Cardiac Syndrome X) Professional

    Microvascular Angina (Cardiac Syndrome X), Synonyms: microvascular angina Microvascular Angina (previously known as Cardiac syndrome X (CSX)) is characterised by angi...

    Calcium-channel Blockers Conditions

    For example, they are used in the treatment of angina, high blood pressure and Raynaud's phenomenon. What are calcium-channel blockers? Calcium-channel blockers (sometimes called cal...

    Cardiac Enzymes and Markers for a Heart Attack Conditions

    Cardiac enzymes are substances released by the heart muscle when it is injured - for example, during a heart attack (myocardial infarction) or a severe case of angina. There are a number of c...

    Coronary Angiography Conditions

    What is angina and what causes it? Angina is a pain that comes from the heart . The usual cause of angina is narrowing of one or more of your heart (coronary) arteries. , ang...

    Electrocardiogram (ECG) Conditions

    Also, not all heart attacks can be detected by ECG. Angina, a common heart disorder , cannot usually be detected by a routine ECG. Specialised ECG recordings sometimes help to overcome so...

    Heart Attack (Myocardial Infarction) Conditions

    NSTEMI can also include unstable angina. Most people with angina chest pains only have pain with a certain amount of exertion. This is called stable angina.

    Summary Acute Coronary Syndrome After a Heart Attack (Myocardial Infarction) Medication after a Heart Attack (Myocardial Infarction)

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