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Details of the Left Anterior Descending Artery or LAD and its branches are explained to patients with the use of multimedia.
The function of the left anterior descending artery is to supply oxygenated blood to anterior portion of the heart. When it is blocked, the blood supply to the
1. Rev Esp Cardiol. 2002 Jun;55(6):607-15. [Long-term follow-up of patients with proximal left anterior descending coronary artery stenosis treated with stent].
The left anterior descending artery (also LAD, anterior interventricular branch of the left coronary artery, or anterior descending branch), also known as the "widow...