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A women in the park calling for help because she suspects that the man inside her have a heart attack

Heart Attack: Symptoms, Causes, Risks, Complications, Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention

Overview The heart works by pumping blood throughout the body to supply the needed oxygen and nutrients to the various cells. Without oxygen, the cells...
Illustration of normal ECG and Atrial fibrillationof.

Atrial Fibrillation: Types ,Symptoms, Causes, Risks, Complications, Diagnosis, Treatment, Prevention and Prognosis

Overview The Heart is equipped with a conduction system that orchestrates the muscles of the heart to contract. There are four components of the electrical...
Illustration of healthy heart‬‏, coronary artery disease and Coronary artery bypass graft

Coronary Artery Disease: Symptoms, Causes, Risks, Complications, Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention

Overview The coronary arteries are the blood vessels that supply the heart tissues or the myocardium with oxygen-rich blood and other nutrients. Since the heart...
Congestive Heart Failure

Congestive Heart Failure: Types, Causes, Risk Risks, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, Outlook and Prevention

Overview Anatomy and Physiology of the Heart The heart pumps blood throughout the body delivering oxygen to the organs to maintain optimum functionality. Located at the...
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: Symptoms, Causes, Risks, Complications, Diagnosis, Prevention and Prognosis

Overview Abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA) are dilatations of the abdominal aorta that are greater than 3 cm. The abdominal aorta is a major blood vessel...
Ventricular Tachycardia

Ventricular Tachycardia: Symptoms, Causes, Risks, Complications, Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention

  Overview Ventricular tachycardia (VT) is caused by irregular electrical activity in the heart ventricles, causing regular and fast heart rate. Although a few seconds of...
Cardiovascular Disease (CVD)

Cardiovascular Disease (CVD): Types, Symptoms, Causes, Risks, Complications, Diagnosis and Treatment

Overview The leading cause of mortality in the world is heart disease also known as cardiovascular disease. About 17 million deaths are recorded each year,...
women having Angina (Chest Pain)

Angina (Chest Pain): Types, Causes, Symptoms, Risks, Complications, Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention

Overview Angina is chest pain or discomfort that occurs when the heart muscle has not enough supply of oxygen that is being carried by the...

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