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Conditions We Treat: Myocardial Infarction | Johns Hopkins …

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A myocardial infarction (MI), commonly known as a heart attack, occurs when a portion of the heart is deprived of oxygen due to blockage of a coronary artery. Coronary arteries supply the heart muscle (myocardium) with oxygenated blood. Without oxygen, muscle cells served by the blocked artery begin to die (infarct). Continue reading

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ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction

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ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) is the term cardiologists use to describe a classic heart attack. Continue reading

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Myocardial Infarction (MI) NCLEX Questions

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This is a quiz that contains NCLEX questions for myocardial infarction (MI). A myocardial infarction happens when there is not enough blood flow to the heart muscle which causes cells to die. Continue reading

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ECG localization of myocardial infarction / ischemia and …

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It is often importantto be able to determine the localization of myocardial infarction and ischemia, as well as being able to determine which coronary artery that is iccluded, and where the occlusion may be located. As discussed below, this may facilitate diagnosis of ischemia and infarction, and it may also guide management. Continue reading

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Myocardial infarction – Simple English Wikipedia, the free …

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An acute myocardial infarction, also called a heart attack, happens when a blood vessel in the heart suddenly becomes blocked. Blood vessels carry blood and oxygen. When a blood vessel in the heart gets blocked, blood cannot get to part of the heart. Continue reading

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Interventional cardiology – Wikipedia

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Interventional cardiology is a branch of cardiology that deals specifically with the catheter based treatment of structural heart diseases. Andreas Gruentzig is considered the father of interventional cardiology after the development of angioplasty by interventional radiologist Charles Dotter.[1] A large number of procedures can be performed on the heart by catheterization. Continue reading

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Treatment of Cerebral Palsy | CP Therapy | CerebralPalsy.org

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Treating Cerebral Palsy is almost as complex as the condition is, and theres no cookie-cutter approach because each individual is affected differently. Although the brain injury that causes Cerebral Palsy cannot be healed, the resulting physical impairment can be managed with a wide range of treatments and therapies. Although there is no universal protocol developed for all cases, a persons form of Cerebral Palsy, extent of impairment, and severity level help to determine care Continue reading

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hypothalamus | Definition, Anatomy, & Function …

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Hypothalamus, region of the brain lying below the thalamus and making up the floor of the third cerebral ventricle. The hypothalamus is an integral part of the brain. Continue reading

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Stria terminalis – Wikipedia

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The stria terminalis (or terminal stria) is a structure in the brain consisting of a band of fibers running along the lateral margin of the ventricular surface of the thalamus. Continue reading

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What are Invasive, Non-Invasive, and Interventional …

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A healthy heart is essential to a long and healthy lifestyle. There are many things that can go wrong with the heart, and sometimes the symptoms that something is wrong are not always obvious. Acardiologist is a doctor who specializes in diagnosing problems with the heart and surrounding arteries Continue reading

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