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Why is there not enough research on heart stent and exercise? There is research of stents and exercise! How much is enough? In fact there are exercise programmes, known as cardiac rehabilitation designed to help those who have had some forms of cardiac disease or procedures-- including stent insertions. Cardiac rehabilitation has evidence to suggest that ...


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As the name suggests, a microatheroma is a small atheroma. An artheroma is what's commonly known as a plaque. It's a mass on the interior wall of arteries: https://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/atheroma atheroma [ath″er-o´mah] an abnormal mass of fatty or lipid material with a fibrous covering, existing as a discrete, raised plaque within the ...


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I think this is probably due to selection bias, but I cannot find a source from someone in the field to reference. Instead, to support this conclusion, note that in the review you reference, the people with near-occlusions overall have fewer negative outcomes than those with lesser occlusions. People who are not already dead while having such a blockage ...


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