Reports of Societies

  title={Reports of Societies},
  journal={British Medical Journal},
  pages={667 - 669}
  • Published 18 April 1931
  • Medicine
  • British Medical Journal
little alteration in his condition, and in 1928 he was still expectorating " spit streaked with blood." In March, 1930, a rapid change for the worse began to set in. Hle became depressed and started to lose weight. His cough became more troublesome and was still blood-stained. Ultimately, in July, 1930, his mental condition became such that he was certified and admitted to a mental hospital, where he died on September 1st, 1930. No evidence of pulmonary tuberculosis was found at the post-mortem… 
18 Citations

Wild at heart: 34-year-old male with new onset dyspnea, heart failure and history of amphetamine use; a case report

A 34-year-old male with an unremarkable past medical history presented to a cardiologist with prominent dyspnea and orthopnea and was diagnosed with amphetamine-induced spontaneous coronary artery dissection and resultant ischemic cardiomyopathy.

Pill to Pain: First Case of Topiramate-Induced Chronic Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (SCAD)

A case of a 51-year-old female who developed sudden-onset chest pain after taking topiramate and was discharged home on aspirin, statins, and beta-blockers is reported, more common in women than men.

Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (SCAD): A Series of 7 Cases, Experience of the University Hospital Center Mohammed VI, Oujda, Morocco

This work reports the experience in the University Hospital Center of Mohammed VI, Oujda, Morocco, about 7 cases diagnosed by coronary angiography during 3 years of practice while comparing the results with data from large series published in the literature.


The article presents a literature review on the problem of spontaneous dissection of the coronary artery (SCAD) — tearing of its wall, not associated with atherosclerosis, trauma or iatrogenic

Sex-Based Considerations in the Evaluation of Chest Pain and Management of Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease

This review sought to describe the sex-based considerations in evaluation and management of obstructive CAD, underscore the mechanisms behind these considerations, and help develop a more personalized approach according to current paradigms.

Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection: Latest Developments and New Frontiers

Current efforts to delineate the pathogenesis of SCAD; improve medical and revascularization therapy; and understand complications such as cardiogenic shock and cardiac arrest will serve as foundational building blocks for future research and innovation.

Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection: An Unusual Cause of ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction in Young Males

A case of acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) due to SCAD in a 44-year-old healthy male is reported, and it is reported that this case is rarely reported in males.

A case of myocardial infarction due to spontaneous dissection of the coronary artery

The case of a 53-year-old woman with an acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction secondary to a spontaneous dissection of the right coronary artery is reported.

OCT Imaging of SCAD and Differential Diagnosis

The main focus of this chapter is to discuss spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD) and the appropriate use of OCT in the diagnosis and management of this clinically important entity.

Characteristics and outcomes of patients with spontaneous coronary artery dissection who suffered sudden cardiac arrest

Sudden cardiac arrest in SCAD patients is associated with left main or proximal coronary lesions, and secondary prevention ICD did not show benefit in this cohort.