Lib

Just another WordPress site

Category: Cardiovascular (Page 3 of 22)

Jesse E. Edwards' Synopsis of Congenital Heart Disease

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 8.78 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

An electron microscope has been used to capture the first three-dimensional image of a tiny filament, or strand, of an essential muscle that the palm-sized water bug Lethocerus indicus uses to fly. A recent analysis of renal failure mortality in the atomic-bomb survivors suggests that radiation-induced renal dysfunction may be a factor in causing increased circulatory disease ( Adams et al. 2012 ). Compartment syndrome involves the compression of nerves and blood vessels within an enclosed space.

Read More

Acute Heart Failure and Pulmonary Oedema

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 10.88 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Much less commonly, they are due to vibrations of cardiac structures such as part of a valve leaflet or chordal structure that produces a single frequency (musical) murmur. Eclampsia is the development of grand mal seizures in a woman with preeclampsia. You can access a range of our health and wellbeing services on a pay-as-you-go basis, including heart treatment. The regurgitating blood can go from the left ventricle through this valve and into the left atrium with such force that it causes “jet” lesions in the wall of the left atrium.

Read More

Colour Atlas of Vascular Surgery

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 8.81 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Thick wall, the chamber can fill tremendously but empties very well. Fetal tachycardias include SVT, atrial flutter, and ectopic atrial tachycardia. Without it, we would bleed to death when we cut ourselves and wounds would not heal. What the target tissues are for circulatory system effects at moderate and low doses (< 0.5 Gy) remains uncertain. In contrast, beans are only 4 percent fat, rice is between 1 percent and 5 percent, depending on the variety, and potatoes are less than 1 percent fat.

Read More

Technological Change in Health Care: A Global Analysis of

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 6.58 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

In the rabbit, consuming large amounts of cholesterol increases the exposure of LDL membrane-associated PUFA to oxidation because it causes their translocation from the liver to the blood where they are detached from the cellular environment and less protected. A majority of the compounds present in garlic are water-soluble (97%) with small amounts of oil-soluble compounds also present (0.15–0.7%). Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP). The investigators did not find significant differences in the numbers of deaths attributed to vascular causes (vitamins, 578 [9.6 %], versus placebo, 559 [9.3 %]) or non-vascular causes (vitamins, 405 [6.7 %], versus placebo, 392 [6.5 %]).

Read More

The Secret Killer-High Blood Pressure

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 5.29 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

You can do so by taking the following steps: Make sure that your diet is "heart-healthy." Head of the hospital’s Cardiovascular Department Dr. There also have been a series of animal ( dog, rabbit, rat) studies which show that during periodontal flareups, oral bacteria can enter the bloodstream, invade aortic, heart, and vascular endothelial cells and produce vascular calcification (hardening of the arteries). However, it works relentlessly from before birth to death.

Read More

Electrocardiology 1980: Proceedings of the International

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 6.04 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

In someone with significant heart disease, when the heart works hard, it does not get the blood supply and oxygen that it needs (a supply 'n demand mismatch). However, intervention trials designed to confirm the causality of these relationships have failed to confirm the results from observational studies. 288 The B-vitamins B6, B12, and folic acid have been studied for their potential to lower homocysteine levels, which has been postulated as a risk factor for CVDs. 289 However, the question remained whether homocysteine was merely a marker of risk or a causally related factor.

Read More

Circadian Clocks: Role in Health and Disease (Physiology in

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 13.30 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

In fact, one study found that people with the highest ratio of triglycerides to HDL had 16 times the risk of heart attack as those with the lowest ratio of triglycerides to HDL. Another important aspect is always to determine the PSA. Low socio-economic status, lack of social support, stress at work and in family life, depression, anxiety, hostility, and the type D personality contribute both to the risk of developing CVD and the worsening of clinical course and prognosis of CVD.

Read More

Hypertension (Hypertension Series)

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 8.86 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Cardiovascular disorders and therapies are often associated with a variety of dermatologic manifestations. People who are experiencing symptoms caused by sinus bradycardia often are said to have sick sinus syndrome. Stenosis of the aortic or pulmonary valves means the valves have narrowed, causing the heart to work harder to pump blood through the smaller openings. One reason many Americans aren't active enough is because of hours spent in front of TVs and computers doing work, schoolwork, and leisure activities.

Read More

Progress in Cardiology 4/1 (Vol 4)

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 7.65 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

All of these problems damage the lining of the heart's blood vessels and make them become narrowed or blocked completely. Hu zhang {Polygonum cuspidatum) is a Chinese herb (actually... European Guidelines on cardiovascular disease prevention in clinical practice (version 2012): The Fifth Joint Task Force of the European Society of Cardiology and Other Societies on Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in Clinical Practice (constituted by representatives of nine societies and by invited experts).

Read More

Baroreceptor Reflexes: Integrative Functions and Clinical

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 11.22 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Quality assessment was performed according to the Newcastle-Ottawa quality assessment scale, 22 which is a validated scale for non-randomised studies in meta-analyses. The owner receives no further compensation of any kind should you choose to obtain a new insurance policy. Thank you for submitting a comment on this article. Lard was the best source of Vitamin D and a good source of palmitoleic acid, a monounsaturated anti-microbial fatty acid that kills bacteria and viruses. The Masai, with 60 percent of their calories from fat, are free of heart disease.

Read More

Page 3 of 22

Powered by WordPress & Theme by Anders Norén