S. Korea reports 20 more COVID-19 cases; total now at 51

S. Korea reports 20 more COVID-19 cases; total now at 51

20 new Cova 19 cases are reported in the nation most of them are linked to a single patient with no recent record of overseas travel as this prompts the possibility of a community-based transmission and the emergence of a super spreader it will change the way the outbreak is contained here Kim Jae Hee …

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Patient-friendly Multidisciplinary Approach at Miami Cancer Institute

Patient-friendly Multidisciplinary Approach at Miami Cancer Institute

The multidisciplinary approach to care is a tremendously patient-friendly and patient-centered approach to treatment. We will have the patient’s information, we’ll discuss it in a multidisciplinary format and then we actually meet the patient all together: the medical oncologist, the radiation oncologist and the surgeon go in the room and see and examine the patient …

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Congestive heart failure: Part 1

Congestive heart failure: Part 1

Treatment of congestive heart failure(CHF) has two main directions. One direction is aimed to improve hemodynamic status, therefore, to alleviate symptoms of CHF. The other direction is the neurohormonal modulation to improve the prognosis. In the hemodynamic aspect, heart as a pump, two abnormalities occur in CHF, that is, congestion and low cardiac output(CO) Targets …

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Nathan Rowland, MD, PhD, Neuosurgery – MUSC Health

Nathan Rowland, MD, PhD, Neuosurgery – MUSC Health

Here at MUSC, in the Department of Neurosurgery, our treatment philosophy centers around team and patients. So we– patient comes in with some issue. And we have a large team that’s very knowledgeable, experts in many different areas. And so we basically form a team around whatever problem the patient is presenting. And we can …

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Valves and Blockages in the Heart | Dr. Priyank Bhatt (Gujrati)

Hello, my name is Dr. Priyank Bhatt. I am Consultant – Cardiac, Vascular & Thoracic Surgeon, at Narayana Multispecialty Hospital, in Rakhial, Ahmedabad. Today I would like to talk to you about diseases pertaining to heart valves. Every human heart is made up of four types of valves. Two of which is situated on the …

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Gerry Clyne: From The Heart

Gerry Clyne: From The Heart

I had pain radiating out from my sternum throughout my torso. After a while I started also feeling as if a ice pick was going through my left elbow. My name is Gerry Klein. I was treated about four months ago at Clara Maass Medical Center, for a heart attack. My two adult sons were …

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Weight Bias in Health Care

Weight Bias in Health Care

Doctor: “Well, what do we have here?” Mother: “He burned his hand on a stove.” Doctor: “Did you warn him not to touch a hot stove?” Mother “Of course I did!” Doctor: “Well, I’m afraid we can’t help him. Clearly, he did this to himself.” That’s absurd, isn’t it? That a doctor would compromise care …

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How Technology Is Helping (and Hurting) Health Care

Great, so I’m here with Dr. Tejal Gandhi. We just finished a great WIHI, The Digital Transformation: How Technology is Helping and Hurting Healthcare with you and both Bob Wachter as our experts. So thank you for taking the time. One question that we didn’t get to, we touched on the theme a little bit. …

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Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) – Essentia Health

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) – Essentia Health

Good afternoon everybody welcome to Essentia Health St. Mary’s cath lab. It’s a beautiful Tuesday afternoon. We’re really happy and excited to bring you this case. We thought everybody would be really interested in what it is we do kind of behind the scenes and this is a procedure that’s kind of taking off right …

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Signs of a Heart Attack – The Nebraska Medical Center

It’s the chest discomfort that has an unusual, uncomfortable characteristic, it is generally fairly severe. It comes on in a crescendo manner it may radiate to the jaw, teeth and to the shoulder but generally people can’t put their finger right on it. It is more of a widespread discomfort. It is often accompanied by …

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