Current Issue      Issue Vol 24 No. 3-4, July, 2013
Contents

Editorial

WHICH PATIENT SUBSET IS BEST SUITED FOR CABG

Coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG)has been the standard of care for
revascularisation of patients with complex coronary artery disease since its introduction

Original Articles

CORONARY HEART DISEASE AND FIVE FACTOR MODEL OF PERSONALITY:A STATISTICAL ASSESSMENT OF THE LINK

This empirical study explores the role of personality traits in causation of Coronary Heart Disease (CHD).A total of 231 participants including both confirmed cases of CHD and non-patients were surveyed.Data regarding personality traits was...

COMPARING THE RESULTS OF EARLY VERSUS PROLONGED EXTUBATION FOLLOWING CARDIAC SURGERY

Background:With the advancement of anesthesia and surgical procedures,early extubation has gained an increased interest,mainly based on the possibility of reducing health costs by decreasing...

EFFECTS OF STRICT GLYCEMIC CONTROL ON MORBIDITY &MORTALITY OF DIABETIC PATIENTS POST-CABG

Objectives:Diabetic mellitus is a risk factor for morbidity and mortality following CABG.Its relative risk may be related to the level of perioperative hyperglycemia.We hypothesized that...

PREVALENCE OF ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASE RISK FACTORS IN ISCHEMIC STROKE

Objective:To determine the prevalence of cardiac risk factors in patients presenting with acute ischemic stroke...

SURGICAL MANAGEMENT OF SINGLE VENTRICULAR ANATOMY:EARLY NICVD EXPERIENCE

Objective:We present early results of surgical management of single ventricular physiology with establishing two separate circulations...

NITROGLYCERIN PLUS VERAPAMIL VERSUS NITROGLYCERIN ALONE FOR SPASM PROPHYLAXIS WITH TRANSRADIALAPPROACH

Objectives:The aim of this study was to compare the efficacy of nitroglycerin and diltiazem versus nitroglycerin alone in preventing radial artery spasm (RAS)during transradial coronary procedures...
  • 10-01-2013

    3rd Annual Case Based Approach to Controversies in Cardiovascular Disease ....

  • 13-02-2013

    10th Gulf Heart Association Conference Riyadh, KSA www.sha-conferences.com....

  • 17-02-2013

    6th World Congress- Paediatric Cardiology & Cardiac Surgery Cape Town,....

  • 21-02-2013

    Asian Pacific Congress of Cardiology 2013* Pattaya, Thailand www.apsc2013.....

  • 9-03-2013

    American College of Cardiology San Francisco, USA