By Edward K. Chung
Over 1000000 humans undergo center assaults every year within the usa by myself. middle illness Is Our #1 explanation for dying. yet Many middle assaults Are Preventable, And center issues might be taken care of. if you happen to Or your family were Touched via heart problems, a hundred Questions And solutions approximately middle assault And comparable Cardiac difficulties bargains aid. popular heart specialist Edward okay. Chung, MD, attracts Upon a long time Of scientific adventure to supply Authoritative, useful solutions for your questions on explanations Of middle assaults, middle assault Prevention, healing procedures, Post-Treatment caliber Of existence, assets Of help and masses extra. Written In undeniable Language For The Lay Reader, together with a precise Interview With considered one of Dr. Chung's sufferers, This publication is a useful source For an individual dealing with The actual And Emotional Turmoil Of This scary affliction.
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You might also experience dyspnea (shortness of breath) after even minimal physical exertion, and this could be followed by profuse sweating, nausea, and vomiting. You would feel markedly fatigued or weak and lapse into syncope, or even impending death. chung2 7/1/03 10:53 AM Page 44 100 Q&A ABOUT HEART ATTACK AND RELATED CARDIAC PROBLEMS obtaining urgent medical treatment can trigger serious complications and even death in many cases. 31. What are the characteristic features of chest pain or other forms of chest discomfort felt by heart attack victims?
Coronary angioplasty dilatation or widening of the narrowed or blocked heart artery using a small plastic tube (catheter). Catheter small plastic tube. Coronary artery bypass graft procedure that uses a vein from elsewhere in the body, usually a leg, to make a bypass around a blocked coronary artery to reestablish blood circulation in the heart. If you don’t yet have coronary artery disease, the risk of a heart attack starts to drop as soon as you quit smoking. 38 one of these medications can be prescribed, but often you might use two or more together, depending upon your physician’s medical judgment.
Meat from four-legged animals and poultry, fish, and dairy products). Egg yolk also contains lots of cholesterol. On the other hand, egg white, fruits, vegetables, and nuts and seeds contain no cholesterol. Cholesterol has to circulate to and from the cells through the bloodstream, but cholesterol and other fats cannot be dissolved in the blood. So, cholesterol has to travel by special carriers called lipoproteins. Although there are several kinds of lipoproteins, the two most important are low-density lipoprotein (LDL) and high-density lipoprotein (HDL).
100 Q&A About Heart Attack and Related Cardiac Problems by Edward K. Chung