How to Support Someone Who Has Coronary Artery Disease

Here are some ways to help when a partner, family member, or close friend has been diagnosed with heart disease.
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Conditions:   Heart Valve Diseases;   Left Ventricular Dysfunction Intervention:   Diagnostic Test: Echocardiogram Sponsors:   Queen Mary University of London;   Barts & The London NHS Trust Recruiting
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Condition:   Cardiovascular Diseases Interventions:   Behavioral: Intervention Condition;   Behavioral: Positive Control Condition Sponsor:   University of Manitoba Enrolling by invitation
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
CONCLUSIONS: The Statistical Update represents a critical resource for the lay public, policymakers, media professionals, clinicians, health care administrators, researchers, health advocates, and others seeking the best available data on these factors and conditions.PMID:35078371 | DOI:10.1161/CIR.0000000000001052
Source: Atherosclerosis - Category: Cardiology Authors: Source Type: research
Conclusion: Older adults with higher burden of CMVD, driven especially by diabetes, are likely to increase the risk of prevalent and incident MCI and dementia.Gerontology
Source: Gerontology - Category: Geriatrics Source Type: research
sch Kovacic Midlife Black women suffer disproportionately from heart disease and stroke in comparison to White women of similar age and demographic. Risk for cardiovascular disease (CVD) and stroke is largely considered to be modifiable yet CVD prevention and awareness campaigns have been less effective among Black women. Decreased awareness of personal CVD risk is associated with delays in the presentation of women to the emergency room or health care providers for symptoms of myocardial infarction. The Midlife Black Women’s Stress and Wellness (B-SWELL) program was designed to increase awareness about CVD r...
Source: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health - Category: Environmental Health Authors: Tags: Article Source Type: research
Taohong Siwu decoction (THSWD) is one of the classic prescriptions for promoting blood circulation and removing blood stasis. With the continuous in-depth excavation in basic and clinical research, it has been found that THSWD has made greater progress in the prevention and treatment of cardiovascular diseases. Mechanisms of the current studies have shown that it could prevent and treat the myocardial injury by inhibiting inflammatory reaction, antioxidant stress, inhibiting platelet aggregation, prolonging clotting time, anti-fibrosis, reducing blood lipids, anti-atherosclerosis, improving hemorheology and vascular pathol...
Source: Frontiers in Pharmacology - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: research
ando Rosell-Ortiz Coronary artery disease (CAD) is the single leading cause of death in Europe and the most common form of cardiovascular disease. Little is known about awareness in the European population. A cross-sectional telephone survey of 2609 individuals from six European countries was conducted to gather information on perceptions of CAD, risk factors, preventive measures, knowledge of heart attack symptoms and ability to seek emergency medical care. Level of awareness was compared according to gender, age, socioeconomic status (SES) and educational level. Women were approximately five times less likely than me...
Source: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health - Category: Environmental Health Authors: Tags: Article Source Type: research
AbstractPurpose of ReviewAdults with congenital heart disease (ACHD) are a complex and growing population that presents numerous challenges for anesthetic management. This review summarizes special considerations for anesthetic management in ACHD.Recent FindingsThe adult patient with congenital heart disease may require anesthetic care for multiple surgeries and interventions throughout their lifetime. The cardiac and extracardiac manifestations of ACHD have important perioperative implications that affect anesthetic management. Recent American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology and European Society of Cardio...
Source: Current Cardiology Reports - Category: Cardiology Source Type: research
NHS may struggle with future numbers, researchers warn, due to large pool of undiagnosed peopleAlmost 300,000 people in the UK have aortic valve stenosis, a potentially deadly heart condition, according to the first major study to estimate its prevalence.The NHS would struggle to cope with the sheer number of people needing treatment for this over the next few years, with the number set to rise further, the researchers warned.Continue reading...
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IT IS a known truth that smoking can increase the risk of multiple conditions from heart disease to almost all cancers. In recent years, e-cigarettes and vapes have come to the fore as alternatives. However, new research suggests that they may not just be hot air.
Source: Daily Express - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
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