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Coronary Disease (Coronary Heart Disease) Summary

Description: An imbalance between myocardial functional requirements and the capacity of the CORONARY VESSELS to supply sufficient blood flow. It is a form of MYOCARDIAL ISCHEMIA (insufficient blood supply to the heart muscle) caused by a decreased capacity of the coronary vessels.

Also Known As: Coronary Heart Disease; Coronary Diseases; Coronary Heart Diseases; Disease, Coronary; Disease, Coronary Heart Show All >>

Networked: 18571 relevant articles (706 outcomes, 3405 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Coronary Disease

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Cholesterol : 72 outcomes 395 studies in 2376 results : IBA
  2. LDL Cholesterol : 42 outcomes 187 studies in 1009 results : IBA
  3. Lipoproteins (Lipoprotein) : 39 outcomes 196 studies in 1379 results : IBA
  4. HDL Cholesterol : 31 outcomes 156 studies in 1058 results : IBA
  5. atorvastatin (Lipitor) : 23 outcomes 109 studies in 242 results : FDA 2
  6. Estrogens (Estrogen) : 18 outcomes 123 studies in 332 results : FDA 1
  7. Simvastatin (Zocor) : 15 outcomes 80 studies in 186 results : FDA 20 Generic
  8. Calcium : 13 outcomes 56 studies in 315 results : IBA
  9. Insulin (Novolin) : 13 outcomes 55 studies in 446 results : FDA 2
  10. Aspirin (Acetylsalicylic Acid) : 13 outcomes 47 studies in 305 results : FDA 80 Generic
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Diseases Related to Coronary Disease

  1. Stroke (Strokes)
  2. Myocardial Infarction
  3. Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
  4. Atherosclerosis
  5. Neoplasms (Cancer)
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Key Therapies for Coronary Disease

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  1. Coronary Artery Bypass (Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery) : 17 outcomes 56 studies in 350 results
  2. Stents : 11 outcomes 39 studies in 225 results
  3. Transplants (Transplant) : 11 outcomes 34 studies in 325 results
  4. Hormone Replacement Therapy (Therapy, Hormone Replacement) : 10 outcomes 46 studies in 161 results
  5. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 9 outcomes 28 studies in 178 results
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