Tag Archive: coronary artery disease (CAD)

Nov 06

Patients with nonobstructive coronary artery disease (CAD)

Patients with nonobstructive coronary artery disease (CAD) have an increased risk of MI at 1 year compared with individuals without any coronary disease, suggests a large analysis of patients in the Veterans Affairs healthcare system. The findings are published in the November 5 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association.

Oct 05

There are more signs that beta-blockers are of no use—and may potentially be harmful—in patients with stable coronary artery disease (CAD)

There are more signs that beta-blockers are of no use—and may potentially be harmful—in patients with stable coronary artery disease (CAD) or with CAD risk factors only, this time from a post hoc analysis of the CHARISMA trial. The new analysis published online September 30, 2014 in Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes, adds to a …

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Oct 01

Patients with stable coronary artery disease (CAD)

Patients with stable coronary artery disease (CAD) appear to face an increased risk for bleeding when given anti-platelet therapy in addition to a vitamin K antagonist, suggested a French study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology

Sep 27

Patients with diabetes have death rates that are similar to those with coronary artery disease (CAD)

Patients with diabetes have death rates that are similar to those with coronary artery disease (CAD) even when they fail to show abnormal myocardial perfusion single photon emission computed tomography (MPS), researchers said at the 19th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC).