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Primary prevention of coronary heart disease

Primary prevention of coronary heart disease

a practical guide for the clinician

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Published by Addison-Wesley, Medical/Nursing Division in Menlo Park, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coronary heart disease -- Prevention.,
  • Coronary disease -- Prevention and control.,
  • Primary prevention.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementedited by Richard N. Podell, Michael M. Stewart ; with forewords by Daniel D. Federman, G. Gayle Stephens, Theodore Cooper.
    SeriesClinical practice series, Addison-Wesley clinical practice series.
    ContributionsPodell, Richard N., 1942-, Stewart, Michael M.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC685.C6 P69 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 340 p. :
    Number of Pages340
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3160353M
    ISBN 100201163004
    LC Control Number83002063

      Coronary heart disease (CHD), or coronary artery disease, develops when the coronary arteries become too narrow. The coronary arteries are the blood vessels that supply oxygen and blood to the heart. Cardiovascular disease is the underlying cause for million deaths yearly worldwide, with million due to ischemic heart disease and million due to stroke. 2 Epidemiological data suggest that individuals with long-term exposure to even moderately elevated levels of low density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) are at increased risk of developing atherosclerotic .

    Identification and assessment of cardiovascular disease risk. 3 - cardiovascular disease prevention/identification and assessment of cardiovascular disease risk. See what NICE says on ensuring adults have the best experience of NHS services. 4 - patient experience in adult nhs services. Cardiovascular disease prevention. Lifestyle changes. Algorithm for choosing patients for cholesterol reduction as part of a primary coronary heart disease prevention program. This algorithm is based on Framingham Study criteria; it Cited by:

    Get this from a library! Primary and secondary prevention of coronary heart disease: results of new trials. [Hubert Hofmann; G de Backer, Dr.;].   Heart disease is the leading cause of death in developed nations despite known ways to prevent and treat heart problems. One common type of heart disease is called coronary heart disease, sometimes referred to as coronary artery arteries of the heart (coronary arteries) supply blood flow to the heart (buildup of fatty material) Cited by:


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Cardiovascular disease as indicated by either coronary heart disease, heart failure, stroke, or hypertension. Cardiovascular disease death is more common in men than women overall (age-adjusted death rates were for men and for women), but tends to be higher among non-Hispanic African American women than non-Hispanic African American File Size: KB.

The following chapter devoted to antithrombotic therapy for chronic coronary artery disease (CAD) is part of the Antithrombotic and Thrombolytic Therapy: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines (8th Edition).

Grade 1 recommendations are strong and indicate that the benefits do Primary prevention of coronary heart disease book do not outweigh risks, burden, and by: Primary and Secondary Prevention of Coronary Heart Disease: Results of New Trials 1st Edition, Kindle Edition by Hubert Hofmann (Author), H.

Hofmann (Editor), G. De Baker (Contributor), & Format: Kindle Edition. Flip to back Flip to Cited by: 2. Primary and Secondary Prevention of Coronary Artery Disease. This note covers the following topics:Risk Assessment and Primary Prevention, Classification of Recommendations, Secondary Prevention Goals and Management, Women and Coronary.

Population screening for individuals at high risk of getting coronary heart disease is an explicit objective in primary care. The national service framework for coronary heart disease recommends that general practitioners and primary healthcare teams should identify all people at significant risk of cardiovascular disease, but who have not yet developed symptoms, and offer Cited by:   Coronary Heart Disease: Primary and Secondary Prevention By Brenner, Michael; Butcher, Allison Drug Topics, Vol.

No. 12, December Read preview Overview Women and Cardiovascular Disease: Understand Women's Unique Risks and Symptoms to Ensure Early Identification and Treatment of CVD By Kalman, Melanie; Wells, Margaret American Nurse. Coronary artery disease (CAD) is the most common form of heart disease.

It is the result of atheromatous changes in the vessels supplying the heart. CAD is used to describe a range of clinical disorders from asymptomatic atherosclerosis and stable angina to acute coronary syndrome (unstable angina, NSTEMI, STEMI).

In the US, it is still one of the leading causes of Author: Manjari Regmi, Marco A. Siccardi. coronary heart disease (CHD), ischemic heart disease and ischemic stroke, and peripheral artery disease. In CHD, atherosclerotic plaques can cause narrowing in one or more of the coronary arteries that sup - ply blood to the heart muscle.

This damages the coronary arteries, and platelets can adhere to these damaged areas, causing isch-emia. Capewell S, Beaglehole R, Seddon M, McMurray J. Explanation for the decline in coronary heart disease mortality rates in Auckland, New Zealand, between and Circulation ; Stampfer MJ, Hu FB, Manson JE, et al.

Primary prevention of coronary heart disease in women through diet and lifestyle. N Engl J Med ; Primary prevention of coronary heart disease in women through diet and lifestyle.

N Engl J Med. ; Chiuve SE, McCullough ML, Sacks FM, Rimm EB. Healthy lifestyle factors in the primary prevention of coronary heart disease among men: benefits among users and nonusers of lipid-lowering and antihypertensive medications.

Featuring expert guidance from Drs. James de Lemos and Torbjørn Omland, as well as other globally known leaders in cardiology, Chronic Coronary Artery Disease covers every aspect of managing and treating patients suffering from chronic coronary syndromes.

This brand-new companion to Braunwald's Heart Disease was designed as a stand-alone reference for. Coronary artery disease is caused by plaque buildup in the wall of the arteries that supply blood to the heart (called coronary arteries). Plaque is made up of cholesterol deposits. Plaque buildup causes the inside of the arteries to narrow over time.

This process is called atherosclerosis. download icon Download Image image icon [JPG, NAN ]. Prevention and Treatments of Coronary Heart Disease Coronary heart disease is caused by the narrowing of the coronary arteries, which feed the heart.

All muscles need a constant supply of oxygen and nutrients, therefore so does the heart since it to is a muscle. Coronary heart disease remains the major cause of death and morbidity in developed countries. As a consequence, its prevention constitutes a significant public health challenge.

In recent times, our understanding of this disease process has expanded and many of the factors that influence its expression have been elucidated. In addition, a number of trials of Cited by:   The book is invaluable for practice nurses seeing patients in this important area of clinical practice and will enable them to provide evidence-based care to an ever increasing number of patients with CHD." Jane Procter, Practice Nurse, June book provides a comprehensive guide covering all aspects of coronary heart disease :   The ten year probability of cardiovascular events can be calculated, but many people are unaware of their risk and unclear how to reduce it.

The aim of this study was to assess whether a community based intervention, for men and women aged between 45 and 64 years without pre-existing coronary heart disease, would reduce their Framingham scores when Cited by: "This book gives a basic complete review of coronary artery disease (CAD).

it is useful for students, residents and primary care physicians. The best feature of the book is the concise, current and complete review of CAD management which makes it Format: Paperback. Coronary Artery Disease Assessment, Surgery, Prevention. Coronary artery atherosclerosis is the most common cardiac pathology, which is the primary cause of cardiac mortality.

Coronary artery stenosis usually involves the proximal portion of the larger epicardial coronary arteries, but diffuse coronary artery disease is also not rare.

Primary and Secondary Prevention of Coronary Heart Disease Results of New Trials. Editors: Hofmann, H. (Ed.) Free Preview. The following chapter devoted to antithrombotic therapy for chronic coronary artery disease (CAD) is part of the Antithrombotic and Thrombolytic Therapy: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines (8th Edition).

Primary prevention of coronary heart disease is meant for asymptomatic people with risk factors who have not yet developed clinically manifest cardiovascular disease. Secondary prevention is for people with an established cardiovascular disease, which would include a history of a heart attack or a stroke, coronary revascularization or 5/5(11).Primary and Secondary Prevention of Coronary Heart Disease Erica J Wallis Lawrence E Ramsay Erica J Wallis is a Research Physician at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffi eld, UK.

Her research interests include absolute risk assessment in the targeting of treatment for prevention of coronary heart disease, and clinical trials of such by: 1.The three major cholesterol-lowering trials carried out in people without a history of coronary events (primary prevention trials) include the Funding and DisclosuresCited by: