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How to Diagnose and Manage Angina Without Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease: Lessons from the British Heart Foundation CorMicA Trial

… (INOCA) present a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge. Microvascular and/or vasospastic angina are the two most … correct diagnosis. They provide insights from the CORonary MICrovascular Angina (CorMicA) study, where an interventional … tests provide indirect assessments of myocardial resistance by assessing perfusion during exercise or …

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Why, When and How Should Clinicians Use Physiology in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes?

… with ST-elevation MI, the extent of myocardial damage and microvascular dysfunction create a complex conundrum to … In this setting, the index of microcirculatory resistance emerged as an accurate tool to identify patients … flow reserve , index of microcirculatory resistance , microvascular resistance , MI , ST-segment elevation , …

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‘Primary’ Microvascular Angina: Clinical Characteristics, Pathogenesis and Management

… Article Text Figures & Tables References Article 'Primary' Microvascular Angina: Clinical Characteristics, Pathogenesis … PDF Permissions Views: 1029 Likes: 0 Downloads: 3 Abstract Microvascular angina (MVA), i.e. angina caused by … measurements of both blood flow and coronary microvascular resistance. Among the most reliable and accurate methods for …

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Coronary Physiology Derived from Invasive Angiography: Will it be a Game Changer?

… Computational fluid dynamics , coronary artery disease , microvascular physiology , coronary modelling , physiology , … is, markers of stenosis geometry, proximal pressure and microvascular resistance. This analysis demonstrated that accurate vFFR …

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Is Hyperaemia Essential for Accurate Functional Assessment of Coronary Stenosis Severity?

… the contribution to inadequate myocardial blood flow of resistance in the stenotic large-calibre epicardial conduit … (IC) bolus injection. By rendering myocardial microvascular resistance constant and minimal, it is possible to separate …

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The Anatomic–Functional Duality of So-called ‘Significant’ Atherosclerotic Stenosis – Update on Invasive Diagnostic Strategies in Coronaropathy

… arteriograms. 10,11 Indices such as CFR or myocardial microvascular resistance index fail to answer the question as to whether an … circulation, independently of the patient's individual microvascular resistance patterns. In this respect, it is …

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Fractional Flow Reserve: Does a Cut-off Value add Value?

… that include obstructive epicardial CAD, inflammation, microvascular coronary dysfunction, endothelial dysfunction, … and flow under conditions of minimal, constant coronary microvascular resistance, the pressure traces that we acquire with a …

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Angela Maas

… heart disease. She also founded an expert centre for microvascular coronary disease at the Radboudumc. Read more …

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Juan Carlos Kaski

… and immunological mechanisms of atherosclerosis, microvascular angina and biomarkers of cardiovascular risk. … topics. Professor Kaski's main areas of research include: Microvascular angina and coronary vasospasm Inflammation and … , Giuseppe Rosano , Theresa A McDonagh , et al Webinar Microvascular Angina - Diagnosis and Treatment Juan Carlos …

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