Ischemic heart disease.

  title={Ischemic heart disease.},
  author={Remy H. Blanchaert},
  journal={Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology, oral radiology, and endodontics},
  volume={87 3},
Imbalances between myocardial oxygen delivery and oxygen demand result in ischemic heart disease. Accurate stratification of risk for permanent myocardial injury and appropriate choice of therapy are critical in the successful management of ischemic heart disease. Dental therapy can be performed safely for most ambulatory patients with ischemic heart disease.