Chest Pain Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Guest Column: Info on beta-blockers, choosing surgeon, undergoing operationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Daily Journal

    ... or improve symptoms in a variety of other conditions, such as irregular heart rhythm (arrhythmia), heart failure, chest pain (angina), heart attacks, glaucoma, migraines, generalized anxiety disorder, hyperthyroidism and tremors. The following are ...

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  2. Clinical Value of Coronary Computed Tomographic Angiography in...Read the original story

    Apr 12, 2016 | Circulation

    ... guidelines support the use of cardiac CT as a primary or secondary diagnostic option for patients with stable chest pain symptoms. As a last step toward full recognition, several randomized clinical trials were conducted to investigate the effect of ...

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  3. It's time to treat mental illness as seriously as we treat heart diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Kevin, M.D.

    I saw a patient last week for her chest pain. A 60-year-old woman came into the hospital because her chest tightened every time she went running.

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  4. Many seniors using dangerous drug combinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    ... used to treat high cholesterol, with amlodipine, a calcium channel blocker that can treat high blood pressure and chest pain. This combination can lead increase risk of rhamdomyolysis, or breakdown of muscle tissue that can lead to kidney failure, ...

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  5. February is American Heart MonthRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2016 | Nursing Center

    ... ACS patient with mild symptoms, such as indigestion, could deteriorate rapidly into acute distress and severe chest pain and possibly full code. Stabilizing these patients with aspirin, oxygen supplementation, and sublingual nitroglycerin were ...

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  6. Sharapova's failed drug test admission showed "courage": SerenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Reuters

    ... for meldonium, which she said she was taking for diabetes and low magnesium. The drug is also used to treat chest pain and heart problems as it boosts blood flow. Some researchers have linked it to increased athletic performance, longer endurance ...

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  7. Sharapova faces suspension after failing drug testRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Rediff.com

    ... the first, the rules have changed and meldonium became a prohibited substance." Meldonium is used to treat chest pain and heart attacks among other conditions, but some researchers have linked it to increased athletic performance and endurance. It ...

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  8. Tennis star Maria Sharapova says she failed drug test at Australian OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    ... the first, the rules have changed and meldonium became a prohibited substance." Meldonium is used to treat chest pain and heart attacks, but some researchers have linked it to increased athletic performance and endurance. It is not approved in the ...

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  9. Maria Sharapova Announces She Failed a Drug TestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | ABC News

    Sharapova, 28, said that she has been taking the drug meldonium since 2006 but it was banned by the World Anti-Doping Agency in January. Meldonium is designed to treat chest pain and has been shown in some tests to increase endurance.

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  10. Jed Diamond on Individual PsychotherapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | Psychology Today

    ... manifested the same in men and women. But Dr. Legato found that men may experience the classic symptoms of chest pain that radiates down the left arm. Women often have symptoms including shortness of breath, nausea or vomiting, and back or jaw pain. ...

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  11. PCSK9-Inhibitor Drug Class That Grew Out of UT Southwestern Research...Read the original story

    Feb 25, 2016 | Newswise

    Feb. 25, 2016 - A 59-year-old heart patient with dangerously high levels of cholesterol that could not be adequately reduced by statin drugs now has near-normal cholesterol levels, thanks to a new class of drugs that grew out of work done by UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers. Two of these drugs, in a category known as PCSK9 inhibitors, were approved by the Food and Drug Administration last summer for use by some individuals with extremely high cholesterol levels.

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  12. PCSK9-inhibitor drug class that grew out of UTSW research becomes a...Read the original story

    Feb 25, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    Feb. 25, 2016 - A 59-year-old heart patient with dangerously high levels of cholesterol that could not be adequately reduced by statin drugs now has near-normal cholesterol levels, thanks to a new class of drugs that grew out of work done by UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers. Two of these drugs, in a category known as PCSK9 inhibitors, were approved by the Food and Drug Administration last summer for use by some individuals with extremely high cholesterol levels.

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  13. Ask the Expert: Are there different types of heart disease?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | New Jersey Herald

    ... of coronary artery disease may vary more in women than in men. Women are less likely to have classic symptoms of chest pain or pressure beneath the sternum radiating to the jaw or left arm. Women may be more prone to heart failure then men, ...

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  14. Type B Dissection in a Pregnant Woman Managed With Peripartum...Read the original story

    Feb 1, 2016 | Circulation

    Correspondence to Michael I. Brener, MD, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 N Wolfe St, Harvey Room 808, Baltimore, MD 21287. E-mail A 39-year-old woman with no medical history developed acute, tearing chest pain radiating to her back, which reached maximal intensity within minutes of onset.

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  15. Naloxone change set to save livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | Queanbeyan Age

    ... people suffering anaphylactic reactions, and to Nitrolingual spray, a nose mist which can help prevent or relieve chest pain. He said the Pharmacy Guild was organising training for pharmacists on how to educate the public on the use of Naloxone, ...

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  16. Prove It: Oxygen therapy improves outcomes following AMIRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2016 | EMS1

    Medic 12 and Engine 46 receive a report of chest pain on the 12th floor of a local office building. Engine 46 arrives on the scene first and finds a 42-year-old male sitting at his desk.

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  17. Women may have unusual symptoms during a heart attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | Deseret News

    ... Was I hearing things?'" The fact that a heart attack wasn't on her radar is common. It's not always classic chest pain in women. They may have pain in the shoulder or back or elsewhere. Sometimes women don't have pain at all, just a vague ...

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