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    Nt1310 Unit 9 Lab Report

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    The narrowing of the artery walls is going to make moving oxygen through them much harder than it would be in healthy arteries. So if a patient with atherosclerotic arteries performed the same test, they would show a higher double product. The patient 's resting double product is going to start higher and, with exercise, the patient will most likely…

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    arteriosclerosis or simply from his hypertension. The percentage rate is low when linking epistaxis with hypertension, but in the doctors case he stopped taking his medication. Arteriosclerosis is caused by HBP which can also lead to CAD (Coronary Artery Disease). The blurred vision and dizziness go hand in hand and are also signs of a cardiovascular disease. The auscultation observed rales and crackles. Crackles are caused when small air passages open during inspiration increase during…

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    Diagnosis History and clinical examination in NTG is similar to PAOG with special attention to some differences. 1) History Special attention should be made to systemic associations and predisposing factors, including migraine, Raynaud’s phenomenon, episodes of shock, systemic hypotension and obstructive sleep apnea. All these factors may contribute to compromised ocular blood flow. (Kanski & Bowling, 2011). 2) Clinical examination There is evidence that the left eye is 2.5 times more likely…

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    Goy, David The Functions of Blood Blood plays a very important role in maintaining the normal functions of the different, tissues, organs and organ systems in the body. It serves as the primary medium for carrying and transporting important gases, minerals and nutrients needed to maintain homeostasis. Blood is composed of several components: plasma, red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets. Plasma is the fluid compartment of the blood; it carries ions, minerals, nutrients, gases,…

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    with high body mass index, their risk of having cronary heart disease increase significantly. coronary heart disease is a condition in which the plaque, which is a waxy substance caused by high lDL level, congregate on the all of coronary arteries. These arteries supply oxygen-rich blood to your…

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    Drowning is known dying due to submersion and inhaling water. Most drownings occur within males and children. Most people drown due to not knowing how to swim, Alcohol use while swimming , and/or no supervision while swimming. One thing most people do not pay attention to is how drowning in fresh water can be different from drowning in salt water. More drownings occur in fresh water then they do in salt water and in some case the victims can die hours after the incident. Water goes into the…

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    They function is to circulate the blood around the body to all the muscles. The red blood cells carry oxygen to all the muscles through the vein (carries blood to the heart). The veins have thin walls and contain blood under the low pressure. The arteries (carries blood away from the heart) have thick muscular walls and small passage ways. They contain blood under high pressure. The last blood vessels is the capillaries (found in the muscles and the lungs). They are one cell thick, and have low…

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    Marilyn Monroe once sang, “Diamonds are a girl’s best friend.” This lyric about girls and their diamonds makes sense for obvious reasons. Diamonds are shiny, make women feel like princesses, and are a symbol of “love”. However, diamonds have an intimidating competitor, chocolate. No matter how big the “rock” is, some women would prefer delicious, melt in your mouth, chocolate. Their wise decision could potentially have some great upsides to it. For instance, dark chocolate has numerous health…

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    elevated troponins and elevated ST segments on EKG. A 2D echocardiogram showed left ventricular apical akinesis with basal hyperkinesia. He had a coronary angiogram completed, and it showed no stenotic arteries, however they also injected ergonovine which appeared to cause a right coronary artery spasm. The patient was treated with calcium channel blockers and nitrates. A follow up two weeks later showed normal wall motion as well as a sigmoid septum, and normal systolic function. He was…

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    blockage in the arteries of the heart. The common signs and symptoms include- Pain and discomfort in the heart and it may radiate to arm, shoulder, neck or throat. Nausea Fatigue or tiredness Shortness of…

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