Category Archives: Coronary Heart Disease

What Is the True Significance of Vascular (Arterial) Plaques?

Majid Ali, M.D. Are plaques in the arteries of the heart, brain, and kidneys of no significance? No. Plaques indicate the presence of chronic vascular injury. The longer the duration of vascular injury, the more wide spread the plaques. The crucial clinical importance of more-plaques-fewer-deaths paradox is: It fundamentally challenges the prevailing view of the cause of heart attacks and

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What Do Coronary Plaques With Calcium Really Mean?

Majid Ali, M.D. Below are some important quotes from prestigious medical journals about heart artery plaques with calcium. Please other articles in the category of coronary plaques and coronary calcium. What Do Arterial Plaques Really Mean? In cardiology literature, those who profit from the plaque preoccupation seldom, if ever, duly recognize and consider evidence against their model of the plaque-death relationships.

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