Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)

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Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) by Mind Map: Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)

1. Trends

2. Disease Rates

3. Demographics

4. Etiology

5. Treatment

6. Prevention

7. Men

8. Woman

9. Every ethnicity

10. Damage or injury to an inner layer of a coronary artery

11. Possibly caused by: smoking, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, and sedentary lifestyle

12. Lifestyle changes

13. quit smoking, eat healthy, exercise, lose weight,reduce stress

14. Medications

15. cholesterol modifying, aspirin, beta blockers, calcium channel blockers, ranolazine, nitroglycerin, ACE inhibitors, angiotensin II receptor blockers

16. Procedures

17. angioplasty, stent replacement, coronary artery bypass

18. CAD on the rise

19. Annual death is declining

20. Leading cause of death is cardiovascular diseases- CAD being the leading cause of cardiovascular disease death

21. CAD responsible for 1 out of 7 deaths

22. Every 40 seconds someone has a heart attack

23. Control blood pressure, control cholesterol, don't smoke, control diabetes, exercise, eat healthy, maintain healthy weight, reduce stress, eat Omega 3's