Although the heart pumps blood around the entire body, it too requires a supply of blood, oxygen and nutrients to perform its action as a pump. The heart gets its blood supply from the coronary arteries (Fig. 10.1).
KeywordsCoronary Heart Disease Chest Pain Acute Coronary Syndrome Heart Attack Unstable Angina
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