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Pacemaker Syndrome, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,730. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Pacemaker Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Pacemaker syndrome is defined: Loss of AV synchrony. Retrograde VA conduction. Absence of rate response Symptom: Neck pulsation Syncope Palpitations Diagnosis: ECG CXR Pacemaker assessment-magnet and telemetry Treatment: Reprogramming of AV delay Sensing level Pacing threshold voltage Medicines Replace pacemaker
Torsade De Pointes, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Torsade de pointes, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Torsades de pointes is a life threatening ventricular tachycardia with differing QRS amplitude and twisted QRS complexes at the baseline Cause: Long QT syndrome Heart attack Drugs Electrolyte imbalance Diagnosis: Distinct ECG Treatment: Resuscitation Cardioversion IV magnesium Isoprenaline Betablocker Pacing ICD
Inflamed Aorta, (Aortitis) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,930. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Aortitis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Aortitis is the inflammation of the aorta wall Causes: Large vessel vasculitides, Giant cell arteritis Takayasu arteritis Infection Symptoms: Back or abdominal pain Fever Diagnosis: CT MRI scan Ultrasound PET scan Treatment: Antibiotics Steroids Immunosuppressant Open aortic aneurysm surgery Endovascular stent Bypass graft
Inflamed Heart, (Myocarditis) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,400. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Inflamed Heart (Myocarditis), Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Myocarditis is the inflammation of the heart muscle Causes: Infection e.g., Coxsackievirus Autoimmune Reactions to medicine Toxins Chemotherapy Symptoms: Fatigue Chest pain Fever Diagnosis: CXR ECG Heart biopsy Treatment: Antibiotics Steroids Diuretic Antirhythmic Anticlotting Pacemaker Heart transplant
Holiday Heart Syndrome, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Holiday Heart Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Holiday Heart Syndrome is an anomaly in the rate and rhythm of the heart (atrial fibrillation) occurring during the holiday season when people over-indulge taking large amounts of food, alcohol, salt, and caffeine and from stress Diagnosis: ECG Treatment: The heart normally resolves within 24 hours Diltiazem
Asystole, (Flatliner) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,260. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Asystole (Flatliner), Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Asystole is a critical cardiac arrest in which the heart stops beating and there is no electrical activity in the heart Cardiac arrest is caused by irregular beating of the heart that stop it supplying blood flow to the brain. Asystolic is seen as a flat line on the ECG. Asystole is treated by CPR and adrenaline
Cardiac Tamponade, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,760. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Cardiac Tamponade, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Cardiac tamponade is a constant pressure on the heart when too much blood or fluid collects in the pericardial space This prevents proper filling of heart or stops the heart. Symptoms: Fast breathing Fainting Chest pain Diagnosis: Transthoracic echocardiogram Treatment: Drainage with shunt/balloon IV fluid Oxygen
Abnormal Slow Heart Beats, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,600. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Abnormal Slow Heart Beats, Diagnosis and Treatment of Bradycardias An abnormal slow heart beat is also called bradycardia. If the heart rate is too slow
Cardiac Arrest, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,150. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Cardiac Arrest, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Cardiac arrest happens when the heart suddenly stops beating Blood flow to the brain and the body also stops Cause: Ventricular fibrillation Heart block Symptoms: No pulse No breathing Coma Diagnosis: ECG Echocardiogram Cardiac MRI Treatment: CPR Defibrillation Epinephrine Amiodarone Pacemaker ICD Heart transplant
Cardiac Syndrome X, (Coronary Microvascular Disease) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,000. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Cardiac Syndrome X, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases In cardiac syndrome X, the heart's tiny coronary artery blood vessels do not have plaque, but injury to the inner walls of the blood vessels that can result in spasms and reduce blood flow to the heart muscle causing symptoms of angina. Diagnosis: Cardiac MRI Coronary angiography Treatment: Nitrates Beta blockers
Cardioversion, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Types, Treatment of Arrhythmias And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,960. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Cardioversion, Types and Treatment of Arrhythmias and Related Diseases Cardioversion is a method to return an abnormal heart rhythm back to normal. Cardioversion can be done using an electric shock or with drugs. During cardioversion, electrical current disrupts and stops abnormal rhythm, allowing the sinus node to return to normal Medicines are given to restore the arrhythmia.
Restrictive Cardiomyopathy (Cardiac Fibrosis), A Simple Guide To The Condition. Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,740. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Restrictive Cardiomyopathy (Cardiac Fibrosis), Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Cardiac fibrosis due to heart damage from myocardial infarction can affect the heart muscles causing the heart to stiffen up and difficulty in pumping Causes: Amyloidosis Scarring of the heart Diagnosis: Myocardial biopsy Treatment: Low-salt diet ACE inhibitor Diuretic Heart transplant
Dressler’s Syndrome, (Postpericardiotomy Syndrome) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Dressler’s Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Dressler's syndrome (postpericardiotomy syndrome) is a form of pericarditis, inflammation of the sac enclosing the heart It is an immune response to heart injury after a heart attack or surgery Diagnosis: Chest pain Echocardiography, MRI-pericardial effusion Treatment: Aspirin NSAID Steroids pericardiocentesis
Myocarditis, (Inflamed Heart Muscles) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,150. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Myocarditis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Myocarditis is inflammation of the heart muscle due to tissue injury or infection (viral) Causes: Viral Autoimmune Toxins Injury Symptoms: Fatigue Chest pain Fever Joint Pain Diagnosis: Abnormal heart beats CXR ECG CT scan Heart biopsy Treatment: Rest Oxygen Antibiotics Steroids Diuretics Immunoglobulin Intensive Care
Ebstein Anomaly, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,720. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Ebstein Anomaly, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Ebstein Anomaly is a rare congenital heart disorder the defective tricuspid valves are found in a downward position and adherence of valve leaflets Thus the blood returns back into the right atrium causing fluid build up in the body Echocardiogram permits definite diagnosis Treatment is surgical repair of the valves.
Heart Arrhythmias, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,180. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Heart Arrhythmias, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Arrhythmias are abnormal heart rhythm and beat Types of arrhythmia: Premature beats Supraventricular Ventricular Bradycardia Causes: Heart disease Medicines Infection Diagnosis: ECG Holter monitor Electrophysiological study Echocardiogram Treatment: Medicine Cardioversion Catheter ablation Pacemaker MAZE surgery
Sick Sinus Syndrome, (Sinus Nodal Disorder) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,940. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Sick Sinus Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Sick sinus syndrome is a group of heart rhythm disorders of the sinus node: 1.Sinus bradycardia 2.Sinus pauses 3.Fast heart rate 4.Slow heart rhythm alternating with fast heart rhythm Cause is fibrosis in SA node Diagnosis: ECG Electrophysiology study Treatment: Pacemaker Medicine to control clot RF ablation
Wolff-Parkinson- White-Syndrome, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,090. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome is a congenital disorder where an extra electrical pathway in the heart cause attacks of fast heart rate Symptom: Fast heart beats Breathless Diagnosis: Tachycardia ECG Electrophysiologic study Treatment: Radiofrequency ablation Medicines Surgical ablation Cardioversion.
Atrial Flutter (Flutter in the Heart) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,550. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Atrial Flutter, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Atrial flutter (AFL) is an abnormal heart rhythm resulting in a rapid and irregular heartbeat Atrial flutter is caused by: Heart Diseases Diseases that affect the heart. Post heart surgery Symptoms: Fast heart rates Diagnosis: ECG Holter monitor Electrophysiology studies Treatment: Radiofrequency ablation Medicines
Angioplasty, (Stent Dilatation) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,000. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Angioplasty, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Angioplasty is a non-surgical intervention using a catheter by ballooning or stent to open narrowed or blocked coronary arteries carrying blood to the heart Diagnosis is by: Chest pain Angiogram MRI Treatment is by: Angioplasty with Ballooning Basic metal or drug eluting stent Risks are: Contusion Allergy Bleeding.