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    A

    Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening

    Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: Should I Get a Screening Test?

    ABGs (Arterial Blood Gases) Test

    ACE (Angiotensin-converting enzyme) inhibitors

    Acute Coronary Syndrome

    Adenosine for Fast Heart Rates

    Adrenaline Measurement in Blood

    Advance Care Planning: Should I Receive CPR and Life Support?

    After a Stroke: Helping Your Family Adjust

    Alan''s Story: Coping With Change After a Heart Attack

    Alcohol and Heart Disease

    Alcohol Increases the Risk of Cold Injury

    Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy

    Aldosterone Receptor Antagonists: Diuretics for Heart Failure

    Allen Test

    Ambulatory Electrocardiogram

    American Heart Association Healthy Diet Guidelines

    Angina

    Angina (Stable), Deciding About Angioplasty

    Angina (Unstable), Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors for

    Angina (Unstable), Anticoagulants for

    Angina (Unstable), Antiplatelet Medications for

    Angina (Unstable), Aspirin for

    Angina (Unstable), Beta-Blockers for

    Angina (Unstable), Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa Inhibitors for

    Angina (Unstable), Nitrates for

    Angina (Unstable), Thrombolytics for

    Angina, Quick Tips for Taking Charge of Your

    Angina, Unstable

    Angina: Living with a pacemaker or ICD

    Angiogram

    Angiogram for Coronary Artery Disease, Deciding About

    Angiogram of the Head and Neck

    Angiogram of the Lung

    Angioplasty for Coronary Artery Disease

    Angioplasty for Heart Attack and Unstable Angina

    Angioplasty for Peripheral Arterial Disease of the Legs

    Angioplasty for Stable Angina, Deciding About

    Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers (ARBs)

    Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers (ARBs) for High Blood Pressure

    Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors for Coronary Artery Disease

    Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors for Heart Attack and Unstable Angina

    Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors for Heart Failure

    Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors for High Blood Pressure

    Ankle-Brachial Index Test

    Antiarrhythmic Medicines for Atrial Fibrillation

    Antiarrhythmic Medicines for Fast Heart Rates

    Antiarrhythmics for Congenital Heart Defects

    Antibiotics for Lyme Disease

    Anticoagulants for Coronary Artery Disease

    Anticoagulants for Heart Attack and Unstable Angina

    Anticoagulants for Heart Valve Disease

    Anticoagulants for Pulmonary Embolism

    Anticoagulants for Stroke Prevention, Deciding About

    Anticoagulants Other Than Warfarin for Atrial Fibrillation

    Anticoagulants Other Than Warfarin for Deep Vein Thrombosis

    Anticoagulants: What to Do if You Miss a Dose

    Antihypertensive Medications, Deciding About

    Antiplatelet Medicine for Heart Attack and Unstable Angina

    Antiplatelet Medicine for Peripheral Arterial Disease

    Antiplatelet Medicines for Stroke and Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)

    Aortic Aneurysm

    Aortic CT Angiogram

    Aortic Dissection

    Aortic Insufficiency

    Aortic Valve Regurgitation

    Aortic Valve Regurgitation, Anticoagulants for

    Aortic Valve Regurgitation: Deciding About Surgery

    Aortic Valve Replacement Surgery

    Aortic Valve Replacement Surgery, Deciding About

    Aortic Valve Replacement: Minimally Invasive Methods

    Aortic Valve Stenosis

    Aortic Valve Stenosis Complications

    Aortic Valve Stenosis: Should I Have Surgery?

    Aortic Valve Stenosis: Treatment When You Have Other Heart Problems

    Aortobifemoral Bypass for Peripheral Arterial Disease

    Arrhythmias and Sexual Activity

    Arrhythmias: Foods That Affect Heart Rate

    Arterial Blood Gases

    Arteriography

    Arturo''s Story: Getting Support for Making a Change

    Aspartate Aminotransferase (AST)

    Aspirin and Antiplatelets for Coronary Artery Disease

    Aspirin for Heart Attack and Unstable Angina

    Aspirin for Peripheral Arterial Disease

    Aspirin to Prevent Heart Attack and Stroke

    Aspirin: Should I Take Daily Aspirin to Prevent a Heart Attack or Stroke?

    AST (Aspartate Aminotransferase)

    Atherectomy for Coronary Artery Disease

    Atherosclerosis

    Atrial Fibrillation

    Atrial Fibrillation and Daily Life

    Atrial Fibrillation, Antiarrhythmic Medications for

    Atrial Fibrillation, Beta-Blockers for

    Atrial Fibrillation, Calcium Channel Blockers for

    Atrial Fibrillation, Catheter Ablation for

    Atrial Fibrillation, Digoxin for

    Atrial Fibrillation, Electrical Cardioversion for

    Atrial Fibrillation, Maze Procedure for

    Atrial Fibrillation, Pacemaker for

    Atrial Fibrillation, Physical Examination and History for

    Atrial fibrillation: Living with a pacemaker or ICD

    Atrial Fibrillation: Should I Have Catheter Ablation?

    Atrial Fibrillation: Should I Take an Anticoagulant to Prevent Stroke?

    Atrial Fibrillation: Should I Try Electrical Cardioversion?

    Atrial Fibrillation: Which Anticoagulant Should I Take to Prevent Stroke?

    Automated Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring

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    Balloon Valvotomy for Mitral Valve Stenosis

    Balloon Valvuloplasty for Aortic Valve Stenosis

    Bed Rest in Pregnancy

    Bed Sores

    Beta-Blockers for Atrial Fibrillation

    Beta-Blockers for Coronary Artery Disease

    Beta-Blockers for Fast Heart Rates

    Beta-Blockers for Heart Attack and Unstable Angina

    Beta-Blockers for Heart Failure

    Beta-Blockers for High Blood Pressure

    Beta-Natriuretic Peptide

    Bile Acid Sequestrants for High Cholesterol

    Blood Clots in the Leg Veins

    Blood Gases (Arterial) Test

    Blood Pressure Monitoring at Home

    Blood Pressure Numbers: When to Get Help

    Blood Pressure Screening

    Blood Pressure Test, Home

    Blood Tests for Preeclampsia

    Blood Thinners Other Than Warfarin: Taking Them Safely

    BNP (Brain Natriuretic Peptide) Test

    Bradycardia (Slow Heart Rate)

    Bradycardia, History and Physical Examination for

    Bradycardia, Medical History and Physical Examination for

    Bradycardia, Pacemaker for

    Bradycardia, Physical Examination and Medical History for

    Bradycardia: Living with a pacemaker or ICD

    Brain Aneurysm: Endovascular Embolization

    Brain Attack

    Brain CT Angiogram

    Brain Natriuretic Peptide (BNP) Test

    Bupropion (Zyban) for Quitting Smoking

    Bypass (Coronary Artery) Surgery, Should I have?

    Bypass Surgery for Coronary Artery Disease

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    CABG (Coronary Artery Bypass Graft) Surgery for Coronary Artery Disease

    CAD (Coronary Artery Disease)

    CAD (Coronary Artery Disease), Angioplasty for

    CAD (Coronary Artery Disease), Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors for

    CAD (Coronary Artery Disease), Anticoagulants for

    CAD (Coronary Artery Disease), Aspirin for

    CAD (Coronary Artery Disease), Atherectomy for

    CAD (Coronary Artery Disease), Beta-Blockers for

    CAD (Coronary Artery Disease), Bypass Surgery for

    CAD (Coronary Artery Disease), Calcium Channel Blockers for

    CAD (Coronary Artery Disease), History and Physical Examination for

    CAD (Coronary Artery Disease), Medical History and Physical Examination for

    CAD (Coronary Artery Disease), Nitrates for

    CAD (Coronary Artery Disease), Physical Examination and Medical History for

    CAD in Women

    Calcium Channel Blockers for Atrial Fibrillation

    Calcium Channel Blockers for Coronary Artery Disease

    Calcium Channel Blockers for Fast Heart Rates

    Calcium Channel Blockers for Heart Failure

    Calcium Channel Blockers for High Blood Pressure

    Cardiac Arrest

    Cardiac Blood Pool Scan

    Cardiac Cachexia

    Cardiac Catheterization

    Cardiac Device Monitoring

    Cardiac Enzyme Studies

    Cardiac Event Monitoring

    Cardiac Output

    Cardiac Pacemaker for Heart Failure, Deciding about

    Cardiac Perfusion Scan

    Cardiac Rehabilitation

    Cardiac Rehabilitation Phase I: In the Hospital

    Cardiac Rehabilitation Phase II: Hospital to Home

    Cardiac Rehabilitation Phase III: Outpatient Program

    Cardiac Rehabilitation Phase IV: Long-Term Lifestyle Change

    Cardiac Rehabilitation Team

    Cardiac Rehabilitation: Medicine and Exercise

    Cardiac Rehabilitation: Monitoring Your Body''s Response to Exercise

    Cardiac Rehabilitation: Weight and Resistance Training

    Cardiolite Stress Test

    Cardiomyopathy

    Cardiomyopathy, Dilated

    Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic

    Cardiomyopathy, Restrictive

    Cardiopulmonary Syndromes (PDQ®): Supportive care - Patient Information [NCI]

    Cardiovascular Syphilis

    Cardioversion (Electrical) for Atrial Fibrillation

    Cardioversion (Electrical) for Fast Heart Rate

    Cardioversion for Atrial Fibrillation, Deciding About

    Carotid Angiogram

    Carotid Artery Disease

    Carotid Artery Stenting

    Carotid CT Angiogram

    Carotid Endarterectomy for TIA and Stroke

    Carotid Endarterectomy, Deciding About

    CAT Scan, Body

    Catecholamines in Blood

    Catecholamines in Urine

    Catheter Ablation for a Fast Heart Rate

    Catheter Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation

    Catheter Ablation for Heart Rhythm Problem: Deciding About

    Central Venous Catheter: Changing the Dressing

    Central Venous Catheter: Flushing

    Central Venous Catheters

    Cerebral Angiogram

    Cerebral CT Angiogram

    Cerebrovascular Accident (Stroke)

    Cerebrovascular Accident, Antiplatelets for

    Cerebrovascular Accident, Carotid Endarterectomy for

    Change in Heartbeat

    Chest Problems

    Chest X-Ray

    Chilblains (Perniosis)

    Cholesterol (High), Therapeutic LIfestyle Changes (TLC) Diet for

    Cholesterol Absorption Inhibitors for High Cholesterol

    Cholesterol and Triglycerides Tests

    Cholesterol and Triglycerides: Eating Fish and Fish Oil

    Cholesterol in Children and Teens

    Cholesterol Treatment Guidelines

    Cholesterol, High

    Classification of Heart Failure

    Cold Hands: Home Treatment

    Cold Temperature Exposure and Hypothermia

    Compression Stockings for Deep Vein Thrombosis

    Compression Stockings for Varicose Veins

    Compression Stockings to Prevent Venous Skin Ulcers, Using

    Compression Stockings: How to Use Them

    Computed Tomography (CT) Scan of the Body

    Computed Tomography Angiogram (CT Angiogram)

    Congenital Heart Defect Types

    Congenital Heart Defects

    Congenital Heart Defects in Adults

    Congenital Heart Defects That Cause Aortic Valve Stenosis

    Congenital Heart Defects, Antiarrhythmics for

    Congenital Heart Defects, Cardiac Glycosides for

    Congenital Heart Defects, Diuretics for

    Congenital Heart Defects, Heart Catheterization for

    Congenital Heart Defects, Vasodilators for

    Congenital Heart Defects: Caring for Your Child

    Congenital Heart Defects: Complications

    Congenital Heart Defects: Exercise and Sports

    Congenital Heart Defects: Pregnancy

    Congenital Heart Defects: Prostaglandins and Prostaglandin Inhibitors

    Congestive heart failure: Activity and exercise

    Congestive heart failure: Avoiding medicines that make symptoms worse

    Congestive heart failure: Avoiding triggers for sudden heart failure

    Congestive heart failure: Checking your weight

    Congestive Heart Failure: Eating Out on a Low Salt Diet

    Congestive heart failure: Living with a pacemaker or ICD

    Congestive heart failure: Taking medicines properly

    Congestive heart failure: Watching your fluids

    Coronary Angiography

    Coronary Arteries and Heart Function

    Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery, Deciding about

    Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery: How It Is Done

    Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery: How to Prepare

    Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery: Recovering in the Hospital

    Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery: Self-Care for Recovery

    Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery: The Recovery Process

    Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery: What to Expect After You Go Home

    Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery

    Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery: Day One of Recovery

    Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery: Minimally Invasive Methods

    Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery: When You Arrive at the Hospital

    Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery: Your Medical Team

    Coronary Artery Calcium Scoring

    Coronary Artery CT Angiogram

    Coronary Artery Disease

    Coronary Artery Disease in Women

    Coronary Artery Disease, Angioplasty for

    Coronary Artery Disease, Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors for

    Coronary Artery Disease, Anticoagulants for

    Coronary Artery Disease, Aspirin for

    Coronary Artery Disease, Atherectomy for

    Coronary Artery Disease, Beta-Blockers for

    Coronary Artery Disease, Bypass Surgery for

    Coronary Artery Disease, Calcium Channel Blockers for

    Coronary Artery Disease, Deciding About an Angiogram

    Coronary Artery Disease, History and Physical Examination for

    Coronary Artery Disease, Medical History and Physical Examination for

    Coronary Artery Disease, Nitrates for

    Coronary Artery Disease, Physical Examination and Medical History for

    Coronary Artery Disease: Helping a Loved One

    Coronary Artery Disease: Roles of Different Doctors

    Coronary Calcium Scan

    Coronary Calcium Scan to Check for Heart Disease, Deciding about

    Coronary Syndrome, Acute

    Corticosteroids for Polymyalgia Rheumatica or Giant Cell Arteritis

    CPR at End of Life, Deciding About

    CPR Basics

    Cranial Arteritis

    CT (Computed Tomography), Body

    CVA (Cerebrovascular Accident; Stroke)

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    DASH diet for high blood pressure, Using the

    DASH Diet Sample Menu

    Decubitis Ulcers

    Deep Vein Thrombosis

    Deep Vein Thrombosis, Heparin (Unfractionated) for

    Deep Vein Thrombosis, Low-Molecular-Weight Heparins for

    Deep Vein Thrombosis, Unfractionated Heparin for

    Defibrillation for Fast Heart Rate

    Depression and Coronary Artery Disease

    Depression and Pain after a Stroke, Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) for

    Depression and Pain after a Stroke, SSRIs (Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors) for

    Diabetes: Amputation for Foot Problems

    Diastolic Heart Failure

    Digoxin for Atrial Fibrillation

    Digoxin for Congenital Heart Defects

    Digoxin for Fast Heart Rates

    Digoxin for Heart Failure

    Dilated Cardiomyopathy

    Dining Out: On a Low Salt Diet

    Direct Renin Inhibitors for High Blood Pressure

    Diuretics and Potassium Supplements

    Diuretics for Congenital Heart Defects

    Diuretics for Heart Failure

    Diuretics for High Blood Pressure

    Dopamine Measurement in Blood

    Dopamine Measurement in Urine

    Doppler Echocardiography

    Doppler Ultrasound

    Drug-Eluting Stents

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    Eating Out: On a Low Salt Diet

    ECG (Electrocardiogram)

    Echocardiogram

    Eclampsia (Seizures) and Preeclampsia

    ECT (Emission Computed Tomography)

    Ejection Fraction Study

    EKG (Electrocardiogram)

    Electrical Cardioversion (Defibrillation) for a Fast Heart Rate

    Electrical Cardioversion for Atrial Fibrillation

    Electrical Cardioversion for Atrial Fibrillation, Deciding About

    Electrical System of the Heart

    Electrocardiogram

    Electrocardiography, Ambulatory

    Electrocardiography, Exercise

    Electrophysiology Study

    Endocarditis

    Endovascular Repair for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

    Epinephrine Measurement in Blood

    Epinephrine Measurement in Urine

    Exercise EKG

    Exercise Electrocardiogram

    Exercising to Prevent a Stroke

    Exercising when you have heart disease

    Exercising When You Have Heart Failure

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    Fainting

    Familial Lipid Disorders

    Family History of Heart Disease

    Fast Heart Rate

    Fast Heart Rate, Adenosine for

    Fast Heart Rate, Antiarrhythmic Medications for

    Fast Heart Rate, Beta-Blockers for

    Fast Heart Rate, Calcium Channel Blockers for

    Fast Heart Rate, Catheter Ablation for

    Fast Heart Rate, Defibrillation for

    Fast Heart Rate, Digoxin for

    Fast Heart Rate, Electrical Cardioversion for

    Fast Heart Rate, History and Physical Examination for

    Fast Heart Rate, Physical Examination and History for

    Fats in your meals, Cutting unhealthy

    Femoral-Tibial Bypass Surgery for Peripheral Arterial Disease

    Femoropopliteal Bypass (Fem-Pop Bypass) for Peripheral Arterial Disease

    Fibric Acid Derivatives for High Cholesterol

    Fluid intake: Watching when you have heart failure

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    Gated Cardiac Scan

    Genetic Test for Clopidogrel

    Gestational Hypertension (Pregnancy-Induced Hypertension)

    Giant Cell Arteritis

    Giant Cell Arteritis

    Giant Cell arteritis, Corticosteroids for

    Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa Inhibitors for Heart Attack and Unstable Angina

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    HDL Cholesterol Test

    Healthy Eating: Cutting Unhealthy Fats From Your Diet

    Healthy Eating: Eating Less Sodium

    Heart Arrhythmias and Exercise

    Heart Attack and Smoking Risk Calculator

    Heart Attack and Stroke Risk Screening

    Heart Attack and Stroke Risk Screening

    Heart Attack and Unstable Angina

    Heart Attack Enzyme Tests

    Heart Attack Risk Calculator

    Heart Attack, Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors for

    Heart Attack, Anticoagulants for

    Heart Attack, Antiplatelet Medications for

    Heart Attack, Aspirin for

    Heart Attack, Beta-Blockers for

    Heart Attack, Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa Inhibitors for

    Heart Attack, Nitrates for

    Heart Attack, Stents for

    Heart Attack, Thrombolytics for

    Heart Attack: How to Prevent Another One

    Heart attack: Living with a pacemaker or ICD

    Heart Block

    Heart Catheterization

    Heart Catheterization for Congenital Heart Defects

    Heart CT Angiogram

    Heart Defects (Congenital), Antiarrhythmics for

    Heart Defects (Congenital), Cardiac Diuretics for

    Heart Defects (Congenital), Cardiac Glycosides for

    Heart Defects (Congenital), Heart Catheterization for

    Heart Defects (Congenital), Vasodilators for

    Heart Disease (Coronary Artery), Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors for

    Heart Disease and Stroke in Women: Reducing Your Risk

    Heart Disease Risk: Should I Have a Coronary Calcium Scan?

    Heart Disease: Exercising for a Healthy Heart

    Heart Disease: Prevention Myths

    Heart Disease: Should I Have an Angiogram?

    Heart Disease: Should I Have Angioplasty for Stable Angina?

    Heart Disease: Should I Have Bypass Surgery?

    Heart Disease: Walking for a Healthy Heart

    Heart Echocardiogram

    Heart Failure

    Heart Failure and Sexual Activity

    Heart Failure and Sleep Problems

    Heart Failure Complications

    Heart Failure Stages

    Heart Failure Symptoms

    Heart Failure Types

    Heart Failure, ACE Inhibitors for

    Heart Failure, Aldosterone Receptor Antagonists for

    Heart Failure, Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers (ARB) for

    Heart Failure, Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors for

    Heart Failure, ARBs (Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers) for

    Heart Failure, Beta-Blockers for

    Heart Failure, Calcium Channel Blockers for

    Heart Failure, Digoxin for

    Heart Failure, Diuretics for

    Heart Failure, History and Physical Examination for

    Heart Failure, Oxygen Therapy for

    Heart Failure, Vasodilators for

    Heart Failure: Activity and Exercise

    Heart Failure: Avoiding Colds and Flu

    Heart Failure: Avoiding Medicines That Make Symptoms Worse

    Heart Failure: Avoiding Triggers for Sudden Heart Failure

    Heart Failure: Checking Your Weight

    Heart Failure: Compensation by the Heart and Body

    Heart Failure: Disease Management Programs

    Heart Failure: Eating a Healthy Diet

    Heart Failure: Eating Out on a Low Salt Diet

    Heart Failure: Less Common Symptoms

    Heart Failure: Should I Get a Pacemaker (Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy)?

    Heart Failure: Should I Get an Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator (ICD)?

    Heart Failure: Taking Medicines Properly

    Heart Failure: Tips for Caregivers

    Heart Failure: Tips for Easier Breathing

    Heart Failure: Watching Your Fluids

    Heart Murmur

    Heart Problems: Living With a Pacemaker

    Heart Problems: Living With an ICD

    Heart Rate Problems: Should I Get a Pacemaker?

    Heart Rhythm Problems and Driving

    Heart Rhythm Problems: Diary of Symptoms

    Heart Rhythm Problems: How to Travel Safely

    Heart Rhythm Problems: Should I Get an Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator (ICD)?

    Heart Rhythm Problems: Symptoms

    Heart Tests: When Do You Need Them?

    Heart Transplant

    Heart Valve (Aortic) Regurgitation

    Heart Valve Disease

    Heart Valve Disease and Pregnancy

    Heart Valve Problems: Should I Choose a Mechanical Valve or Tissue Valve to Replace My Heart Valve?

    Heart Valve Replacement Surgery

    Heart Valve Replacement Surgery: Life After Surgery

    Heart Valve Replacement: How to Prepare

    Heart Valve Surgery: Recovery

    Heart-Healthy Eating

    Heart-Healthy Eating: Fish

    Heart-Healthy Lifestyle

    Heartbeat, Changes

    HELLP Syndrome and Preeclampsia

    Helping a Loved One After Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery

    Hemorrhagic Stroke

    Heparin (Low-Molecular-Weight) for Deep Vein Thrombosis

    High Blood Cholesterol, Bile Acid Sequestrants for

    High Blood Cholesterol, Fibrinic Acid Derivatives for

    High Blood Cholesterol, Nicotinic Acid for

    High Blood Cholesterol, Statins for

    High Blood Pressure

    High Blood Pressure During Pregnancy

    High Blood Pressure in African Americans

    High Blood Pressure Treatment Guidelines

    High Blood Pressure, Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers (ARBs) for

    High Blood Pressure, Beta-Blockers for

    High Blood Pressure, Calcium Channel Blockers for

    High Blood Pressure, Direct Renin Inhibitors for

    High Blood Pressure, Diuretics for

    High Blood Pressure, Physical Examination for

    High Blood Pressure, Renin Inhibitors for

    High Blood Pressure, Transient Ischemic Attack, and Stroke

    High Blood Pressure, Vasodilators for

    High Blood Pressure: Checking Your Blood Pressure at Home

    High Blood Pressure: Nutrition Tips

    High Blood Pressure: Over-the-Counter Medicines to Avoid

    High Blood Pressure: Should I Take Medicine?

    High Blood Pressure: Taking Medicines Properly

    High Blood Pressure: Using the DASH Diet

    High Cholesterol

    High Cholesterol, Bile Acid Sequestrants for

    High Cholesterol, cholesterol absorption inhibitors for

    High Cholesterol, Fibrinic Acid Derivatives for

    High Cholesterol, Nicotinic Acid for

    High Cholesterol, Therapeutic Lifestyle Changes (TLC) Diet for

    High Cholesterol: Effect of Food on Cholesterol

    High Cholesterol: Healthy Food Choices

    High Cholesterol: How a Dietitian Can Help

    High Cholesterol: Making Lifestyle Changes

    High Triglycerides

    High-Output Heart Failure

    History and Physical Exam for Atrial Fibrillation

    History and Physical Exam for Heart Failure

    History and Physical Examination for Fast Heart Rate

    History and Physical Examination for Tachycardia

    Holter Monitoring

    Home Blood Pressure Test

    Home Oxygen Therapy

    How the Heart Works

    How to Find Sodium

    Hypercholesterolemia

    Hypercholesterolemia, Bile Acid Sequestrants for

    Hypercholesterolemia, Fibrinic Acid Derivatives for

    Hypercholesterolemia, Nicotinic Acid for

    Hypercholesterolemia, Statins for

    Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)

    Hypertension, Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers (ARBs) for

    Hypertension, Beta-Blockers for

    Hypertension, Calcium Channel Blockers for

    Hypertension, Direct Renin Inhibitors for

    Hypertension, Diuretics for

    Hypertension, Physical Examination for

    Hypertension, Renin Inhibitors for

    Hypertension, Vasodilators for

    Hypertension: Checking your blood pressure at home

    Hypertension: Taking medicines properly

    Hypertension: Using the DASH diet

    Hypertriglyceridemia

    Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

    Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Types

    Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: Risk of Sudden Death

    Hypothermia and Cold Temperature Exposure

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    Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator (ICD)

    Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator (ICD) for heart failure, Deciding about

    Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator (ICD), Living With a

    Interactive Tool: How Does Smoking Increase Your Risk of Heart Attack?

    Interactive Tool: What Is Your Target Heart Rate?

    Interactive Tools

    Intermittent Claudication

    Intermittent Claudication

    Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump

    Ischemia

    Isolated Systolic High Blood Pressure

    Izzy''s Story: Living With the DASH Diet

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    Joan''s Story: Coping With Depression and Anxiety From Heart Failure

    Joe''s Story: Changing My Lifestyle

    Joyce''s Story: Feeling Better With a Pacemaker

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    K

    Kawasaki Disease

    Kidney CT Angiogram

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    L

    Laparoscopic Surgery

    Laser Treatment for Varicose Veins

    LDL Cholesterol Test

    Leg Amputation

    Leg Problems, Noninjury

    Leriche''s Syndrome

    Linda''s Story: Quitting Smoking Lowers My Risk

    Lipid Panel

    Lipid Profile

    Lipoprotein Analysis

    Living With More Than One Health Problem

    Long-Term Care for Stroke, Deciding About

    Low Blood Pressure (Hypotension)

    Low-Molecular-Weight Heparins for Deep Vein Thrombosis

    Low-Salt Diet for Heart Failure

    Low-Salt Diets: Eating Out

    Low-Sodium Diet for Heart Failure

    Lower Leg Problems, Noninjury

    Lung Angiogram

    Lyme Disease

    Lyme Disease Test

    Lyme Disease, Antibiotics for

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    Magnetic Resonance Angiogram (MRA)

    Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

    Malignant High Blood Pressure

    Manage Stress for Your Heart

    Maze Procedure for Atrial Fibrillation

    Mechanical Ventilation at End of Life, Deciding About

    Medical History and Physical Exam for a Fast Heart Rate

    Medical History and Physical Exam for a Slow Heart Rate

    Medical History and Physical Exam for Atrial Fibrillation

    Medical History and Physical Exam for Coronary Artery Disease

    Medical History and Physical Exam for Heart Failure

    Medicines to Prevent Abnormal Heart Rhythm in Heart Failure

    Mediterranean Diet

    Metabolic Syndrome

    Metanephrine Measurement in Blood

    Metanephrine Measurement in Urine

    Mitral Valve Disease: Heart Rhythm Problems

    Mitral Valve Prolapse

    Mitral Valve Prolapse, Valve Repair or Replacement for

    Mitral Valve Regurgitation

    Mitral Valve Regurgitation and Exercise

    Mitral Valve Regurgitation, Anticoaglulants for

    Mitral Valve Regurgitation, Valve Repair or Replacement for

    Mitral Valve Regurgitation: Repair or Replace the Valve?

    Mitral Valve Regurgitation: Severity

    Mitral Valve Repair Surgery (Commissurotomy) for Mitral Valve Stenosis

    Mitral Valve Replacement Surgery

    Mitral Valve Stenosis

    Mitral Valve Stenosis: Repair or Replacement?

    Modify Recipes for a Heart-Healthy Diet

    Monitoring and Medicines for Heart Failure

    Monitoring During Anesthesia

    MRA (Magnetic Resonance Angiography)

    MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)

    MUGA Scan

    Myocardial Infarction (Heart Attack)

    Myocardial Perfusion Scintigraphy

    Myoglobin

    Myxoma Tumors of the Heart

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    Niacin for High Cholesterol

    Nicotine Replacement Therapy for Quitting Tobacco

    Nicotinic Acid (Niacin) for High Cholesterol

    Nitrates for Coronary Artery Disease

    Nitrates for Heart Attack and Unstable Angina

    Nitroglycerin for Heart Attack and Unstable Angina

    Nitroglycerin for Sudden Chest Pain

    Nitroglycerine for Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)

    Nonexercise stress test

    Nonobstructive Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

    Noradrenaline Measurement in Blood

    Norepinephrine Measurement in Blood

    Norepinephrine Measurement in Urine

    NRT (Nicotine Replacement Therapy) for Quitting Tobacco Use

    Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Imaging

    Nuclear Stress Test

    Nursing Home Care for Stroke, Deciding About

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    O

    Obstructive Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

    Open Repair Surgery for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

    Organ Transplant

    Other Medicines for High Blood Pressure

    Oxygen Therapy for Heart Failure

    Oxygen Therapy: Using Oxygen at Home

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    P

    Pacemaker for Atrial Fibrillation

    Pacemaker for Bradycardia

    Pacemaker for Heart Failure (Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy)

    Pacemaker for Heart Failure, Deciding about

    Pacemaker, Living With a

    PAD (Peripheral Arterial Disease)

    PAD (Peripheral Arterial Disease), Antiplatelet Medicines for

    Paget''s Disease and Heart Failure

    Pain and Depression after a Stroke, Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) for

    Pain and Depression after a Stroke, SSRIs (Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors) for

    Paradoxical Embolism

    People Who Need Antibiotics to Prevent Endocarditis

    Pericardial Drainage

    Pericardiocentesis

    Pericarditis

    Peripheral Arterial Disease and Exercise

    Peripheral Arterial Disease of the Legs

    Peripheral Arterial Disease of the Legs, Angioplasty for

    Peripheral Arterial Disease, Antiplatelet Medicines for

    Peripheral Arterial Disease, Aortobifemoral Bypass Surgery for

    Peripheral Arterial Disease, Aspirin for

    Peripheral Arterial Disease, Femoral-Tibial Bypass Surgery for

    Peripheral Arterial Disease, Femoropopliteal Bypass Surgery for

    Peripheral Arterial Disease: Pulse and Blood Pressure Measurement

    Peripheral Arterial Disease: Should I Have Surgery?

    PET (Positron Emission Tomography) Scan

    Physical Exam and History for Atrial Fibrillation

    Physical Exam and History for Fast Heart Rate

    Physical Exam and History for Heart Failure

    Physical Exam for High Blood Pressure

    Physical Examination and Medical History for Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)

    Physical Examination and Medical History for Fast Heart Rate

    Physical Examination and Medical History for Slow Heart Rate

    Physical Therapy

    Polymyalgia Rheumatica

    Polymyalgia Rheumatica, Corticosteroids for

    Positron Emission Tomography (PET)

    Post-Thrombotic Syndrome

    Postoperative Problems

    Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS)

    Preeclampsia

    Pregnancy and the Increased Risk of Developing Blood Clots

    Pregnancy-Induced Hypertension

    Pregnancy: Varicose Veins

    Prehypertension

    Premature Ventricular Contractions (PVCs)

    Pressure Injuries From Scuba Diving

    Pressure Sores

    Pressure Sores: Conditions That Affect Healing

    Pressure Sores: Prevention and Treatment

    Pressure Sores: Stages

    Preventing Deep Vein Thrombosis From Travel

    Procedures That May Require Antibiotics to Prevent Endocarditis

    PT (Physical Therapy)

    Pulmonary Angiogram

    Pulmonary Embolism

    Pulmonary Embolism, Anticoagulants for

    Pulse Measurement

    PVD (Peripheral Vascular Disease)

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    Q

    Quick Tips: Self-Care for Heart Failure

    Quick Tips: Taking Charge of Your Angina

    Quitting Smoking, Bupropion Hydrochloride (Zyban) for

    Quitting Smoking, Nicotine Replacement Therapy for

    Quitting Smoking, Varenicline (Chantix) for

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    R

    Radionuclide Angiography

    Rapid Heart Beat, Beta-Blockers for

    Rapid Heart Beat, Calcium Channel Blockers for

    Rapid Heart Beat, Dixogin for

    Rapid Heart Rate, Adenosine for

    Rapid Heart Rate, Catheter Ablation for

    Rapid Heart Rate, Defibrillation for

    Rapid Heart Rate, Electrical Cardioversion for

    Rating of Perceived Exertion (RPE)

    Raynaud''s Phenomenon

    Reducing unhealthy fats from your meals

    Renal CT Angiogram

    Respirator Use at End of Life, Deciding About

    Restaurant Meals: On a Low Salt Diet

    Restrictive Cardiomyopathy

    Resuming Sexual Activity After a Heart Attack

    Rheumatic Fever and Heart Problems

    Right-Sided Heart Failure

    Risk Factors for Coronary Artery Disease

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    S

    Sally''s Story: Avoiding Metabolic Syndrome

    Scan, Cardiac Blood Pool

    Sclerotherapy for Varicose Veins

    Secondary High Blood Pressure

    Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors for Depression and Pain After a Stroke

    Self-Care After a Stroke

    Serum Glutamic Oxaloacetic Transaminase (SGOT)

    Sex and Your Heart

    SGOT (Serum Glutamic Oxaloacetic Transaminase)

    Shock

    Sick Sinus Syndrome

    Signs of Abnormal Bleeding

    Skin Grafting for Venous Skin Ulcer

    Slow Heart Rate (Bradycardia or Bradyarrhythmia)

    Slow Heart Rate, History and Physical Examination for

    Slow Heart Rate, Medical History and Physical Examination for

    Slow Heart Rate, Pacemaker for

    Slow Heart Rate, Physical Examination and Medical History for

    Smoking and Coronary Artery Disease

    Smoking and Heart Attack Risk Calculator

    Smoking and Stroke Risk

    Smoking Cessation, Bupropion Hydrochloride (Zyban) for

    Smoking Cessation, Nicotine Replacement Therapy for

    Smoking Cessation, Varenicline (Chantix) for

    Smoking: Heart Attack and Stroke Risks

    Sodium and High Blood Pressure

    SPECT Image of the Heart

    Spider Veins

    Stable Angina, Deciding About Angioplasty

    Stasis Leg Ulcer

    Statins for High Cholesterol

    Statins for High Cholesterol, Deciding About

    Statins: Should I Take Them?

    Stenosis, Mitral Valve

    Stents for Heart Attack and Unstable Angina

    Stress Echocardiogram

    Stress Test

    Stroke

    Stroke and TIA: Who Is Affected

    Stroke Prevention with Anticoagulants, Deciding About

    Stroke Prevention, Taking Daily Aspirin

    Stroke Prevention: Should I Have a Carotid Artery Procedure?

    Stroke Rehabilitation

    Stroke Risk and Carotid Endarterectomy

    Stroke Symptoms

    Stroke, Antiplatelet Medicines for

    Stroke, Carotid Endarterectomy for

    Stroke, Pain and Depression after, Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) for

    Stroke: Behavior Changes

    Stroke: Bladder and Bowel Problems

    Stroke: Changes in Emotions

    Stroke: Common Disabilities

    Stroke: Dealing With Depression

    Stroke: Getting Dressed

    Stroke: Hesitant or Impulsive?

    Stroke: How to Prevent Another One

    Stroke: Life-Threatening Complications

    Stroke: Memory Tips

    Stroke: Perception Changes

    Stroke: Preventing Injury in Affected Limbs

    Stroke: Problems With Ignoring the Affected Side

    Stroke: Should I Move My Loved One Into Long-Term Care?

    Stroke: Should I take daily aspirin to prevent a heart attack or stroke?

    Stroke: Speech and Language Problems

    Stroke: Your Rehabilitation Team

    Supraventricular Tachycardia

    Supraventricular Tachycardia, Adenosine for

    Supraventricular Tachycardia, Catheter Ablation for

    Supraventricular Tachycardia: Should I Have Catheter Ablation?

    Syncope (Fainting)

    Systolic Heart Failure

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    T

    Tachycardia, Adenosine for

    Tachycardia, Antiarrhythmic Medications for

    Tachycardia, Beta-Blockers for

    Tachycardia, Calcium Channel Blockers for

    Tachycardia, Catheter Ablation for

    Tachycardia, Defibrillation for

    Tachycardia, Digoxin for

    Tachycardia, Electrical Cardioversion for

    Tachycardia, Medical History and Physical Examination for

    Tachycardia, Physical Examination and Medical History for

    Tachycardia, Supraventricular

    Tachycardia, Ventricular

    Target Heart Rate Calculator

    Temporal Arteritis

    Temporal Artery Biopsy

    Thallium Scan

    Thallium/Technetium (Sestamibi) Cardiac Scan

    Therapeutic Lifestyle Changes (TLC) for High Cholesterol

    Thrombolytic Medicines for Pulmonary Embolism

    Thrombolytics for Deep Vein Thrombosis

    Thrombolytics for Heart Attack and Unstable Angina

    Thrombosis, Deep Vein, Heparin (Unfractionated) for

    Thrombosis, Deep Vein, Unfractionated Heparin for

    TIA (Transient Ischemic Attack)

    TIA (Transient Ischemic Attack), Antiplatelet Medicines for

    TIA (Transient Ischemic Attack), Carotid Endarterectomy for

    Tilt Table Test

    TLC (Therapeutic Lifestyle Changes) Diet for High Cholesterol

    TLC Diet Sample Menu

    Tony''s Story: Taking Medicine for High Cholesterol

    Total Cholesterol Test

    Transesophageal Echocardiography

    Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)

    Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA), Antiplatelets for

    Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA), Carotid Endarterectomy for

    Transient Ischemic Attack, Deciding About Carotid Endarterectomy for

    Transthoracic Echocardiogram (TTE)

    Treadmill Test

    Triggers of Sudden Heart Failure

    Triglycerides and Cholesterol Tests

    Triglycerides, High

    Turning Off Your ICD

    Types of Bradycardia

    Types of Supraventricular Tachycardia

    Tyrell''s Story: Taking Pills for High Blood Pressure

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    U

    Ultrasound, Doppler

    Unfractionated Heparin for Deep Vein Thrombosis

    Unstable Angina

    Unstable Angina, Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors for

    Unstable Angina, Anticoagulants for

    Unstable Angina, Antiplatelet Medications for

    Unstable Angina, Aspirin for

    Unstable Angina, Beta-Blockers for

    Unstable Angina, Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa Inhibitors for

    Unstable Angina, Nitrates for

    Unstable Angina, Stents for

    Unstable Angina, Thrombolytics for

    Using Nitroglycerin for Angina

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    V

    Vagal Maneuvers for a Fast Heart Rate

    Vanillymandelic Acid Measurement in Blood

    Vanillymandelic Acid Measurement in Urine

    Varenicline (Chantix) for Quitting Smoking

    Varicose Veins

    Varicose Veins, Laser Treatment for

    Varicose Veins, Sclerotherapy for

    Varicose Veins, Vein Ligation and Stripping for

    Varicose Veins: Phlebectomy or Stab Avulsion

    Varicose Veins: Radiofrequency Ablation

    Varicose Veins: Should I Have a Surgical Procedure?

    Vascular Access Device

    Vasodilators for Congenital Heart Defects

    Vasodilators for Heart Failure

    Vein Ligation and Stripping

    Venous Insufficiency

    Venous Skin Ulcer

    Venous Skin Ulcers: Home Treatment

    Ventricular Assist Device (VAD) for Heart Failure

    Ventricular Tachycardia

    Ventriculogram

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    W

    Walking for a healthy heart

    Wall Motion Study

    Warfarin and Vitamin K

    Warfarin for Atrial Fibrillation

    Warfarin for Deep Vein Thrombosis

    Warfarin: Taking Your Medicine Safely

    Weight and Coronary Artery Disease

    What to Do if Your Cardiac Device Is Recalled

    When to Have a Cholesterol Test

    Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome

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    X

    X-Ray, Chest

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