Cardiac.txt

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cokeman118
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Cardiac.txt
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2010-04-03 22:38:37
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Cardiac
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  1. Stable Angina: Angina Pectoris
    caused my myocaridal ischemia

    transient 3-5 minutes

    no permanent damage if blood flow returns

    Nitrates and rest to relieve pain...lack of reief indiactes MI

    substernal chest discomfort
  2. Prinzmetal Angina
    Transient Ischemia of Myocardium

    Unpredictable/occurs AT REST

    caused by vasospasm of coronary arteries

    Pain occurs during REM sleep/cyclic

    hyperactivity of sympathetic Nervous System

    increased calcium flux
  3. Silent/Mental stress ischemia
    totaly asymptomatic

    less local inflammation
  4. Unstable Angina
    Acute

    Results from Reversible Myocardial ischemia
  5. Cardiac Meds for ACUTE ANGINA
    Digoxin

    Nitroglyerin

    Atropine

    Propanolol

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