In the United States alone, more than 2.5 million patients with symptomatic coronary heart disease (CHD) are not amenable to percutaneous coronary intervention (angioplasty with stent deployment) or coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) surgery because of unsuitable coronary anatomy, multiple previous revascularization attempts, age, additional...

Heart disease is the number one cause of death for both men and women in the United States. An estimated 83.6 million American adults have one or more types of Cardiovascular disorders. Of these, 42.2 million are estimated to be...

EECP - An Effective, Non-Invasive Technique for Cardiovascular Treatment A promising development in the field of cardiovascular treatment is the development of Non-invasive Cardiovascular Technology, particularly EECP (Enhanced External Counterpulsation). The technique stimulates the formation of new blood vessels to create natural bypass around narrowed or...

What is ECP? External Counterpulsation (ECP) is performed as a non-invasive treatment to lower the number and intensity of angina episodes. Treatment is administered through three pairs of external inflatable cuffs that are applied around the lower legs, upper legs and buttocks These cuffs continuously inflate...