Chest Pain in Young Females
Author: Dr. Apurva Madia
Submitted: May 26, 2006. Updated: September 21, 2009.
Chest pain is one of the common complaints heard in medical OPDs as well as at the GP's clinic. Chest pain causes a lot of anxiety in the patient as it is many a time related to "heart attack" or angina and people are quite aware of the serious consequences…
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Percutaneous in-situ coronary venous arterialization (PICVA)
Author: Tamer M. Fouad, M.D.
Submitted: May 12, 2001. Updated: September 21, 2009.
Category: Cardiology | Internal Medicine | Critical Care
Percutaneous in-situ coronary venous arterialization (PICVA) is gaining alot of attention recently. Especially after its initial success in saving the life of a patient suffering from cardiac infarction who was not candidate for CABG. However, as successful…