Aortic disease is one of the most common forms of cardiovascular disease. Since the aorta is the main artery that supplies oxygenated blood from the heart, disorders of the aorta can be life-threatening.
Coronary Artery Hemodynamics
Coronary artery disease is a leading cause of death in the US and worldwide. Approximately half a million patients each year undergo coronary bypass graft surgery in the US.