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HEART ATTACK

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Outline          2 Definition Etiology Transmission mode Symptoms Complication Risk factors Prevention Management Conclusion 08/27/15 .

jpg 3 death of heart muscle 08/27/15 .net/wpcontent/uploads/2011/02/heart_attack.Definition sudden blockage of a coronary artery by a blood clot deprives heart muscle blood and oxygen injury to the heart muscle  chest pain and chest pressure  Source : http://healthfiles.

com/heart_attack/article.Etiology   4 Atherosclerosis Dump of cholesterol in the walls of arteries Angina pectoris (angina) Lack of blood and oxygen supply in heart muscle. Source : http://www.ht m 08/27/15 .medicinenet.

Transmission Mode   5 Heredity Racial factors 08/27/15 .

Symptoms          6 Pain on chest Jaw pain. toothache.  and headache Shortness of breath Nausea and vomiting Sweating Heartburn and/or indigestion Arm pain Upper back pain No symptoms (silent heart attack) 08/27/15 .

Complication   7 Heart failure Large amount of heart muscle dies and ability of heart to pump blood to the rest of the body is diminished Ventricular fibrillation Heart stop beating and pumping blood to the brain and other parts of the body 08/27/15 .

j pg 8 08/27/15 .com/_g_IlEUsz430/THvPljKOQoI/ AAAAAAAAAHQ/dZMsfniQnW4/s1600/smoking_large.Risk Factors       High blood cholesterol (hyperlipidemia) High blood pressure (hypertension) Tobacco use (smoking) Diabetes (diabetes mellitus) Male gender Family history of heart disease Source : http://2.bp.blogspot.

com/image/heartattack-diet.Prevention    Keep blood cholesterol levels in check Eat a well-balanced diet (healthy diet) Limit the amount of fast food you eat Source : http://www.targetwoman.jpg 9 08/27/15 .

gif 10 Source : http://healthnews.ediets.jpg 08/27/15 .bp.blogspot.com/hearthealth/uploaded_images/Ways_to_prevent_heart_disease_H762001.)    Stop smoking Increase your physical activity Lose extra weight Source : http://1.com/_xBIjSAIdAQE/TD4LXeuT5WI/A AAAAAAAAcg/Yni62E0lpUA/s1600/stop+smoking.Prevention (cont.

Management       Anti-platelet medications to prevent formation of blood clots in the arteries Anti-coagulant medications to prevent growth of blood clots in the arteries Clot-dissolving medications to open blocked arteries Supplemental oxygen to increase the supply of oxygen to the heart's muscle Medications to decrease the need for oxygen by the heart's muscle Medications to prevent abnormal heart rhythms 11 08/27/15 .

diabetes mellitus.Conclusion      Heart attack is death of heart muscle Heart attack cause by atherosclerosis and angina pectoris Heart attack can be transmitted by heredity Heart attack risk factors are high blood cholesterol and pressure. smoking. gender. etc. stop smoking. increase physical activity. and family heart disease history Heart attack can be prevented by healthy diet. 12 08/27/15 .

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