angina at rest

angina at rest

A type of unstable angina, which may be subacute (class II) or acute (class III).
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Patients with angina at rest within past month but not within preceding 48h were subacute class II angina, angina at rest within 48h were acute class III angina, chest pain of primarily cardiac origin were class B angina and patients without medication were in class 1 and with medication were in class 2.
However, our research found that women with CCS Class IV angina, which means they are unable to perform any activity without symptoms and even suffer angina at rest, are significantly more likely to develop severe CAD than men with the same condition," Kreatsoulas added.
He stressed that late PCI remains clearly indicated in the highest-risk post-MI patients deliberately excluded from OAT, including those with angina at rest, severe heart failure, or triple-vessel disease.
It is an important clinical entity because it may be the cause of angina at rest or during exercise and acute myocardial infarction.
According to the Canadian Heart Association, there are four classes of angina, ranging from angina at rest (Class IV) to angina due to strenuous exertion (Class I).
According to Canadian Heart Association Classification, there are four classes of angina, ranging from angina at rest (Class IV) to angina due to strenuous exertion (Class I).
Twenty-seven percent had had a heart attack within the past month, and 84 percent had angina at rest or during only mild activity.