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Coronary artery stenosis and reversing atherosclerosis

by K. Lance Gould

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Published by Arnold, Co-published by Oxford University Press in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coronary artery stenosis.,
  • Atherosclerosis -- Diet therapy.,
  • Atherosclerosis -- Chemotherapy.,
  • Coronary Disease -- diagnosis.,
  • Coronary Arteriosclerosis -- therapy.,
  • Coronary Circulation -- physiology.,
  • Tomography, Emission-Computed.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementK. Lance Gould.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC685.C58 G682 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 689 p. :
    Number of Pages689
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL363530M
    ISBN 100412091410
    LC Control Number98023776

    Dr. Gould has published the first and only textbook on quantifying coronary artery narrowing, coronary blood flow and cardiac PET imaging, entitled Coronary Artery Stenosis and Reversing Atherosclerosis, 2nd edition, Arnold Publishing, London, He has also published Heal Your Heart, How to Prevent or Reverse Heart Disease, the first popular book 5/5. Coronary artery atherosclerosis is the single largest killer of men and women in the United States. It is the principal cause of coronary artery disease (CAD), in which atherosclerotic changes are present within the walls of the coronary arteries.

    Gould K L,Coronary Artery Stenosis and Reversing Atherosclerosis, Second Edition,Arnold Publishers, London, (); distributed in USA by Oxford University Press. Raff G L, Gallagher M J, O'Neill W W, Goldstein J A,Diagnostic accuracy of noninvasive coronary angiography using slice spiral computed tomography, J. Am. Coll. : K Lance Gould. Coronary Artery Disease Assessment, Surgery, Prevention. Coronary artery atherosclerosis is the most common cardiac pathology, which is the primary cause of cardiac mortality. Coronary artery stenosis usually involves the proximal portion of the larger epicardial coronary arteries, but diffuse coronary artery disease is also not rare.

    Description: The goal of the trial was to evaluate the effect of treatment with an aggressive lipid-lowering strategy with atorvastatin versus a moderate lipid-lowering strategy with pravastatin on coronary atherosclerosis progression assessed using intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) in patients with symptomatic coronary artery disease (CAD) and elevated LDL. Coronary Artery Lesions: Angiography was performed at baseline, 1 year, and 5 years. The Ornish Diet improved coronary artery stenosis whereas the traditional approach had an increase in stenosis. Ornish – stenosis improved from % at baseline to % at 5 years. This is a % absolute improvement.


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Coronary artery stenosis and reversing atherosclerosis by K. Lance Gould Download PDF EPUB FB2

This second edition of the definitive text on coronary artery stenoses covers basic concepts and clinical treatment for stabilizing and reversing atherosclerosis. The book summarizes the current knowledge of the anatomical and functional characteristics of coronary artery stenoses, integrating them into a cohesive analysis of the macroscopic behavior of normal and atherosclerotic coronary : K.

Gould. This second edition of the definitive text on coronary artery stenoses covers basic concepts and clinical treatment for stabilizing and reversing atherosclerosis. The book summarizes the. Coronary artery stenosis and reversing atherosclerosis. London: Arnold ; New York: Co-published by Oxford University Press, (OCoLC) Online version: Gould, K.

Lance. Coronary artery stenosis and reversing atherosclerosis. London: Arnold ; New York: Co-published by Oxford University Press, (OCoLC) Material Type. Atherosclerosis is a generalized process which begins early in childhood (first decade of life) and develops silently and more or less rapidly during adolescence and young adulthood (Stary et al., ).Recent investigation using whole body multislice computed tomography in 52 ancient Egyptians mummies (mean age ± years) from the Middle Kingdom to the Greco Cited by: 1.

Well, here’s exciting evidence that arteriosclerosis (the thickening, loss of elasticity and calcification of arterial walls; a common form of which is atherosclerosis) can be reversed with a mixture of tocotrienols and tocopherol).

Tocotrienols and tocopherols are vitamin E. A Strategy to Arrest and Reverse Coronary Artery Disease: A 5-Year Longitudinal Study of a Single Physician's Practice A Strategy to Arrest and Reverse Coronary Artery Disease: A 5-Year Longitudinal Study of a Single Physician's Practice.

If you smoke, quit smoking. Smoking causes a buildup of plaque in the arteries. It also reduces the amount of good cholesterol (high-density lipoprotein, or HDL) you have and can raise your blood pressure, which can increase stress on your arteries. Here are some other lifestyle changes you can : Rena Goldman.

“Our studies show that with significant lifestyle changes, blood flow to the heart and its ability to pump normally improve in less than a month, and the frequency of chest pains fell by 90% in that time,” Ornish says. “Within a year on our program, even severely blocked arteries in the heart became less blocked, Author: Gina Shaw.

Atherosclerosis is a disease in which plaque builds up inside the arteries. Plaque, made from fatty deposits, calcium, cellular waste and blood clotting materials, can harden and narrow your arteries, reducing blood flow and potentially causing a heart attack or stroke. Atherosclerosis causes plaques responsible for blockages in arteries causing coronary heart disease.

These plaques can increase in size over time to where they cause angina chest pains, or they can burst and lead to total blockage of the artery /5(). Keywords: atherosclerosis, cardiovascular risk, carotid artery stenosis, coronary heart disease, peripheral arterial disease, peripheral vascular disease, prevention, statins The medical management of vascular disease, especially when directed to avoid surgery or a vascular interventional procedure, continues to evoke controversy and by: 2.

Coronary artery disease (CAD) and its consequences are most important morbidity and mortality reasons in the developed and developing countries. To prevent hard end-points, early definitive diagnosis and optimum therapy play significant role. Novel advanced diagnostic tests which are biomarkers of inflammation, cell adhesion, cell activation and imaging techniques provide to Cited by: 7.

Recently, in a National Institutes of Health-sponsored multi-ethnic study conducted to validate imaging for primary prevention of atherosclerosis, Zeb and Budoff showed that coronary artery calcium scores and CIMT evaluation are validated as a marker of atherosclerosis Current national guidelines recommend using coronary artery calcium as Cited by: Dr.

Gould has published the first and only textbook on quantifying coronary artery narrowing, coronary blood flow and cardiac PET imaging, entitled Coronary Artery Stenosis And Reversing Atherosclerosis, 2nd edition, Arnold Publishing, London, that produces atherosclerosis.

In the world’s poorer nations, many people subsist on a primarily plant-based diet, which is far healthier, especially in terms of heart disease. To treat coronary heart dis-ease, a century of scientific investigation has pro-duced a device-driven, risk factor-oriented by:   Atherosclerosis is a condition in which plaque builds inside the arteries, stiffening and eventually clogging them.

Plaque is a waxy substance that’s. In a small, controlled study published in the journal Clinical Nutrition, 10 patients with atherosclerosis and carotid artery stenosis (narrowing of the main arteries in the neck that supply blood to the brain) were able to reverse the effects of carotid atherosclerosis by supplementing their diet with pomegranate juice each day for one year.

Carotid artery atherosclerosis Author: Joanne Nicholas. On Aug a repeat duplex of the remaining patent left carotid artery confirmed increasing stenosis. Also, this time he was diagnosed with leg claudication. Further evaluation on Febru confirmed progression of carotid stenosis from.

Coronary heart disease refers to atherosclerosis in the arteries of the heart. Patients can experience chest pain, shortness of breath, dizziness, and nausea when suffering from plaque build-up in the heart. Carotid artery disease refers to atherosclerosis of the carotid arteries in the neck, which can result in strokes.

With coronary artery bypass surgery, balloon angioplasty and stent implantation, plus many sophisticated high-tech tests, the odds would seem to favor 21st century heart patients. But not only are all of these techniques aggressive and expensive, the real problem is they don't work.

They don't correct the causes of heart disease. Previous studies have correlated the degree of carotid artery atherosclerosis to coronary and other artery diseases. 4,5 The fact that pomegranate was shown to reverse carotid artery atherosclerosis indicates that even aged humans might be able to dramatically lower their risks of stroke, heart attack, impotence, etc.Aortic stenosis is a disease affecting the aortic valve where due to scarring or calcification the valve gets smaller, making it more difficult for the heart to pump blood out to the rest of the body.

It’s common for people to live with this condition for many years before developing any symptoms. Later, as the valve opening gets smaller, people may become short of breath, have worsening .Coronary blood flow, blood properties (primarily viscosity) and arterial geometry determine the characteristics of ESS.

Laminar blood flow is characterized as smooth and streamlined, and it is further categorized into disturbed or undisturbed flow according to the presence or absence of reverse flow, respectively.8, 9 Arterial geometry determines the ESS pattern by: