Heart Attack Warning Symptoms

Heart Attack Warning Symptoms

Maria: My heart troubles started when I was pregnant with my youngest child. I had the symptoms of a heart attack. It felt like I was having indigestion. I was sweating. I was throwing up, and then there was a little pain on my chest. The chest pain was like 10 elephants sitting on my …

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What is a brain aneurysm? – Reston Hospital Center

What is a brain aneurysm? – Reston Hospital Center

brain aneurysm is a weakness in a major brain artery as I mentioned earlier we’re talking about hemorrhagic strokes that usually occurs because a weakness and very small are reasonable capillaries and so those are what I had what happens in the organs and in our bodies is you have the major artery leading to …

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Treating a Heart Attack

Treating a Heart Attack

>How are heart attacks treated once they get to the ER?>Okay, like I mentioned before are saying is “time is muscle” — time is muscle — time is muscle. So we have a goal of of door-to-balloon time and that means from the patient walking through the door to having their artery open of less …

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23 minutes – the story of a real heart attack, Oxford

23 minutes – the story of a real heart attack, Oxford

it was just totally out of the blue the faster that we are able to get that vessel open the better the outcome will be I had a vice around my chest the typical characteristic heart attack pain would be a tight central crushing pain in the upper chest uh… it might radiate up into …

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Palpitations or heart attack

Hi. Paul Zollinger Read. I’m the Chief Medical Officer for Bupa. And I want to talk to you today about palpitations and how you know the difference between that and the symptoms of a heart attack. Now, palpitations are really common. I’ve had them off and on for most of my life. And it generally …

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High Blood Pressure | Hypertension | Nucleus Health

High blood pressure, or hypertension is a common condition in which the force of blood on the walls of your arteries is often too high. Arteries are the blood vessels that carry blood away from your heart to supply your tissues with oxygen and nutrients. In your heart, two chambers, called ventricles, contract with each …

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Leg Arteries – 3D Anatomy Tutorial

Leg Arteries – 3D Anatomy Tutorial

Hi this is Peter from AnatomyZone and in this tutorial we’re going to take a look at the arterial supply to the leg. So this tutorial follows on from the one I did on the arterial supply to the knee. What we’re looking at here is a posterior view of the knee and the leg, …

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Endovascular Coiling for Brain Aneurysm, Animation.

Endovascular Coiling for Brain Aneurysm, Animation.

Endovascular coiling or endovascular embolization is a minimally invasive technique performed to treat brain aneurysms. The goal of the treatment is to block blood flow into the aneurysm and therefore reduce the risk of aneurysm rupturing. In this procedure, a catheter guided by a wire is inserted through the femoral artery at the groin and …

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The Importance of Research for High Blood Pressure Prevention and Treatment

The Importance of Research for High Blood Pressure Prevention and Treatment

♪ ♪ Hypertension is kind of a fancy word for high blood pressure. The reason we’re concerned about high blood pressure, or hypertension, is that people who have hypertension have a much greater risk of a heart attack or a stroke, or even some other problems like kidney disease and lower extremity arterial disease. So …

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Acute Coronary Syndrome and Heart Attack

If you have acute coronary syndrome, you have one or more conditions caused by a blockage of blood flow to your heart muscle. This is a medical emergency, because you may be having a heart attack, a condition in which your heart muscle begins to die. Your heart is a muscular organ that pumps blood …

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