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Cardiovascular

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Heart Diseases: Angina | Arrhythmia | Congenital Heart Disease | Coronary Artery Disease | Heart Attack (Myocardial Infarction) | Heart Failure | Heart Inflammation & Infection | Heart Muscle Disease (Cardiomyopathy) | Heart Valve Diseases | Other Heart Disorders

Vascular Diseases: Aneurysms | Aortic Disease | Functional Arterial Disease | Hypertension (High Blood Pressure) | Hypotension (Low Blood Pressure) | Inflammatory Vascular Disease (Vasculitis) | Occlusive Arterial Disease | Stroke | Vascular Lesions | Venous Disease

Cardiovascular Disease Treatment: Complementary & Alternative Therapy | Medication | Rehabilitation | Surgery | Heart Transplantation

Other Topics: General Cardiovascular | Heart Disease in Women | Anatomy | Cholesterol | Diagnostic Procedures | Homocysteine


Coronary Artery Disease

(Jump to: General Information | Treatment Overviews | Interventional Procedures (Angioplasty & Stenting) | Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery )

General Information
Coronary Artery Disease:NHLBI
Coronary Artery Disease:Texas Heart Institute
How Does Coronary Artery Disease Develop?:Cleveland Clinic
Coronary Artery Spasm:Texas Heart Institute
Coronary Microvascular Disease:NHLBI
Silent Ischemia:Texas Heart Institute
Vulnerable Plaque:Texas Heart Institute
Coronary Artery Disease: MedlinePlus


Treatment Overviews
Medical Management of Coronary Artery DiseaseCleveland Clinic
CABG vs. Stents: Know Your Options:Society of Thoracic Surgeons


Interventional Procedures (Angioplasty and Stents)
General Information
Angioplasty:NHLBI
Cardiac Catheterization and Coronary Interventional Procedures:Cleveland Clinic
Heart Stents and Angioplasty:UpToDate Patient Information
Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty/Stent Placement:Stanford Hospital & Clinics
Angioplasty:MedlinePlus
Medical Devices Used in Interventional Procedures
Stents:NHLBI


Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery
General Information
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery:Stanford Hospital & Clinics
Coronary Artery Bypass:Texas Heart Institute
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery:UpToDate Patient Information
Recovery After Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery:UpToDate Patient Information
Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery:MedlinePlus


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