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A definition of advanced types of atherosclerotic lesions and a histological classification of atherosclerosis. A report from the Committee on Vascular Lesions of the Council on Arteriosclerosis,
This report is the continuation of two earlier reports that defined human arterial intima and precursors of advanced atherosclerotic lesions in humans. This report describes the characteristicExpand
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ACC/AHA guidelines for the evaluation and management of chronic heart failure in the adult: executive summary.
Sharon A. Hunt, MD, FACC, Chair; David W. Baker, MD, MPH, FACP; Marshall H. Chin, MD, MPH; Michael P. Cinquegrani, MD, FACC; Arthur M. Feldman, MD, PhD, FACC; Gary S. Francis, MD, FACC; Theodore G.Expand
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Strategies for multivessel revascularization in patients with diabetes.
BACKGROUND In some randomized trials comparing revascularization strategies for patients with diabetes, coronary-artery bypass grafting (CABG) has had a better outcome than percutaneous coronaryExpand
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ACC/AHA 2002 guideline update for the management of patients with unstable angina and non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction--summary article: a report of the American College of
Board of Trustees in March 2002 and by the American Heart Association Science Advisory and Coordinating Committee in March 2002. When citing this document, the American College of Cardiology and theExpand
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The pathogenesis of coronary artery disease and the acute coronary syndromes (2).
IN the 19th century there were two major hypotheses to explain the pathogenesis of atherosclerosis: the "incrustation" hypothesis and the "lipid" hypothesis. The incrustation hypothesis of vonExpand
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ACC/AHA/ESC 2006 guidelines for the management of patients with atrial fibrillation-executive summary: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice
Corrigendum to: ‘ACC/AHA/ESC 2006 guidelines for the management of patients with atrial fibrillation–executive summary. A report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association TaskExpand
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Assessment of cardiovascular risk by use of multiple-risk-factor assessment equations: a statement for healthcare professionals from the American Heart Association and the American College of
The past decade has witnessed major strides in the prevention of coronary heart disease (CHD) through modification of its causes. The most dramatic advance has been the demonstration that aggressiveExpand
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ACC/AHA/ESC guidelines for the management of patients with supraventricular arrhythmias--executive summary. a report of the American college of cardiology/American heart association task force on
M This document does not cover atrial fibrillation; atrial fibrillation is covered in the ACC/AHA/ESC guidelines on the management of patients with atrial fibrillation found on the ACC, AHA, and ESCExpand
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American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology Foundation guide to warfarin therapy.
### Mechanism of Action of Coumarin Anticoagulant Drugs Warfarin, a coumarin derivative, produces an anticoagulant effect by interfering with the cyclic interconversion of vitamin K and its 2,3Expand
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