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Coronary Vasospasm

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Coronary vasospasm is the abnormal contraction of the coronary arteries on the epicardium. The constriction can lead to myocardial ischemia and life threatening cardiac arrhythmias. Discover the latest research on coronary vasospasms here.

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Cardiovascular Research

Treatment of coronary microvascular dysfunction

Cardiovascular ResearchFebruary 23, 2020
C Noel Bairey MerzColin Berry
Netherlands Heart Journal : Monthly Journal of the Netherlands Society of Cardiology and the Netherlands Heart Foundation

Epicardial coronary spasm due to endothelial dysfunction after spontaneous coronary artery dissection

Netherlands Heart Journal : Monthly Journal of the Netherlands Society of Cardiology and the Netherlands Heart FoundationNovember 30, 2019
V E StegehuisJ J Piek
JACC. Clinical Electrophysiology

Imaging Integration to Localize and Protect the Left Coronary Artery in Patients Undergoing LAAEI

JACC. Clinical ElectrophysiologyFebruary 22, 2020
Jorge RomeroLuigi Di Biase
Journal of the American College of Cardiology

Coronary Functional Abnormalities in Patients With Angina and Nonobstructive Coronary Artery Disease

Journal of the American College of CardiologyNovember 9, 2019
Akira SudaHiroaki Shimokawa
Circulation. Cardiovascular Interventions

Ischemia and No Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease: Prevalence and Correlates of Coronary Vasomotion Disorders

Circulation. Cardiovascular InterventionsDecember 14, 2019
Thomas J FordColin Berry
Current Cardiology Reviews

Takotsubo Syndrome: Clinical Manifestations, Etiology and Pathogenesis

Current Cardiology ReviewsJanuary 30, 2020
Ekaterina S ProkudinaPeter R Oeltgen
International Heart Journal

Acute Myocardial Infarction Caused by Coronary Spasm and Dissection Treated with Medical Therapy

International Heart JournalJanuary 21, 2020
Shoji Haruta, Kiyohito Arai
Mayo Clinic Proceedings

Acute Myocardial Infarction in Young Individuals

Mayo Clinic ProceedingsJanuary 7, 2020
Rajiv GulatiMandeep Singh
Journal of Neurointerventional Surgery

Distal radial access in the anatomical snuffbox for neurointerventions: a feasibility, safety, and proof-of-concept study

Journal of Neurointerventional SurgeryJanuary 10, 2020
Anna Luisa KühnAjit S Puri
Cardiovascular Research

Diagnosis of coronary microvascular dysfunction in the clinic

Cardiovascular ResearchJanuary 7, 2020
Peter OngEva Prescott
Chronic Diseases and Translational Medicine

Optimal management of coronary artery disease in cancer patients

Chronic Diseases and Translational MedicineFebruary 15, 2020
Xue-Jie HanYue Li
World Journal of Cardiology

Myocardial infarction with non-obstructive coronary arteries: A comprehensive review and future research directions

World Journal of CardiologyJanuary 8, 2020
Rafael Vidal-PerezJose Ramon Gonzalez-Juanatey
European Heart Journal. Case Reports

A case series: alternative access for refractory shock during cardiac arrest

European Heart Journal. Case ReportsOctober 30, 2019
Charles Q CuiJason R Foerst

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