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Myocardial infarction and wives

Gillian M. Dyche

Myocardial infarction and wives

accounts of the problems of a group of wives during their husbands" recovery from myocardial infarction.

by Gillian M. Dyche

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Published by Health Services Research Unit, Centre for Research in Social Sciences, University of Kent in Canterbury .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesH.S.R.U., report -- 34
ContributionsUniversity of Kent at Canterbury. Health Services Research Unit.
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 71 leaves
Number of Pages71
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19764427M

4a. Does metabolism of myocardial muscle cells change after infarction? If so, how? (2 points) 4b. Are nitrates commonly used for myocardial infarction, why? (2 points) 4c. Compare and contrast osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis (5 points) 4d. Why is gout called a rich man's disease? Myocardial ischemia differs slightly from myocardial hypoxia in that ischemia results in a stasis of waste products of cellular metabolism in addition to a lack of oxygen delivery, leading to cellular damage above and beyond that from hypoxemia. 1 Myocardial infarction is a pathologic diagnosis and, depending on whether it is acute or chronic.

The ECG book is a comprehensive e-book, covering all aspects of clinical ECG interpretation, and will take you from cell to bedside. /5 ( Reviews) Book/course Content. NSTEMI (Non ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction) & Unstable Angina: Diagnosis, Criteria, ECG, Management. Myocardial Infarction is a topic covered in the Diseases and Disorders.. To view the entire topic, please sign in or purchase a subscription.. Nursing Central is an award-winning, complete mobile solution for nurses and students. Look up information on diseases, tests, and procedures; then consult the database with 5,+ drugs or refer to 65,+ dictionary terms.

This Journal. Back; Journal Home; Online First; Current Issue; All Issues; Special Issues; About the journal; Journals. Back; The Lancet; The Lancet Child. Myocardial Infarction. When there is a blockage in one or more of the coronary arteries, the client is considered to have had a myocardial infarction. Factors contributing to diminished blood flow to the heart include arteriosclerosis, emboli, thrombus, shock, and hemorrhage.


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Coronary heart disease (CHD) is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality throughout the world. The most common form of CHD is the myocardial infarction. It is responsible for over 15% of mortality each year, among the vast majority of people suffering from non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI) than ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI).Cited by: 2.

Myocardial Infarction. Edited by: Burak Pamukçu. ISBNeISBNPDF ISBNPublished Myocardial infarction (MI) refers to tissue death of the heart muscle caused by ischaemia, that is lack of oxygen delivery to myocardial is a type of acute coronary syndrome, which describes a sudden or short-term change in symptoms related to blood flow to the heart.

Unlike the other type of acute coronary syndrome, unstable angina, a myocardial infarction occurs when there is cell Causes: Usually coronary artery disease.

When a patient has a myocardial infarction (MI), all aspects of marital function are affected. Soon after the MI, patients’ wives experience psychological distress that decreases with time.

Illness behaviors among the MI patients’ wives increase, and aggressive and sexual impulses are often by:   Myocardial infarction is defined as sudden ischemic death of myocardial tissue. In the clinical context, myocardial infarction is usually due to thrombotic occlusion of a coronary vessel caused by rupture of a vulnerable plaque.

Ischemia induces profound metabolic and ionic perturbations in the affected myocardium and causes rapid depression of. The process by which arteries become stiff and thickened is termed arteriosclerosis, and is the most common form of cardiovascular disease (CVD). It is the consequence of a number of predisposing risk factors, such as advancing age, smoking, hypertension, diabetes, raised cholesterol, impaired renal function, obesity, inactivity and family history.

A number of individual and Myocardial infarction and wives book. Myocardial infarction is defined as sudden ischemic death of myocardial tissue. In the clinical context, myocardial infarction is usually due to thrombotic occlusion of a coronary vessel caused by rupture of a vulnerable plaque.

Ischemia induces profound metabolic and ionic perturbations in the affe. Introduction. The year is the centenary year of the publication of James Herrick’s seminal paper: ‘Certain clinical features of sudden obstruction of the coronary arteries’. 1 He described the clinical features of two patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI), one of whom came to postmortem examination and was found to have thrombotic occlusion of a coronary artery.

Myocardial infarction (MI) is an impairment of heart functioning characterized by the diminished blood supply to cardiac muscles following myocardial ischemia (Wong et al., ). Myocardial cells are destroyed but not repaired as the rate of their degeneration exceeds the capacity of repair mechanisms which are usually slowed by poor blood.

7 Myocardial Infarction (MI): Bob Carlson Mr. Bob Carlson is a 59 year old male who came to Ventura County Medical Center (VCMC) with nausea, upper back pain he rated 7/10, and diaphoretic. His vital signs were BP /92, HR 90, RR 22 SpO2 90%, and temperature   Acute myocardial infarction is the medical name for a heart attack.

A heart attack is a life-threatening condition that occurs when blood flow to the heart muscle is abruptly cut off, causing. This paper examines the relationship between quantitative and qualitative indicators of social support and anxiety.

depression and use of health services in a sample of 37 wives of myocardial infarction (MI) patients. In a prospective design, the wives were interviewed during the acute phase of the illness, three months and 10 years post index-MI.

ST-segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI): there is ST-segment elevation and myocardial necrosis with release of a biomarker such as the troponins or CK-MB.

The pathogenesis can include: Occlusive intracoronary thrombus - a thrombus overlying an plaque causes 75% of myocardial infarctions, with superficial plaque erosion present in the. Every time a patient presents with acute chest pain, the challenge is to make, as soon as possible, the correct diagnosis of presence, size, site and severity of myocardial ischemia.

The electrocardiogram is the only tool able to do so immediately, in a non-invasive way and at low cost. Recently, new information has become available allowing us to recognize where in the coronary artery the 5/5(1).

Back to Book/course Clinical ECG Interpretation. 0% Complete. 0/90 Steps. Introduction to ECG Interpretation. 6 Chapters Arrhythmias and arrhythmology. 24 Chapters Myocardial Ischemia & Infarction.

20 Chapters Conduction Defects. 11 Chapters. Adsett CA, Bruhn JG: Short term group psycho-therapy for post-myocardial infarction patients and their wives.

Can Med Assoc J –, PubMed Google Scholar. I ST elevation (STEMI) myocardial infarction involving right coronary artery; I ST elevation (STEMI) myocardial infarction involving other coronary artery of inferior wall; I ST elevation (STEMI) myocardial infarction involving other sites; I Non-ST elevation (NSTEMI) myocardial infarction.

According to research presented at the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging's Annual Meeting, the identification of a systemic inflammatory response to myocardial infarction has. Cardiovascular disease - Cardiovascular disease - Myocardial infarction: A syndrome of prolonged, severe chest pain was first described in medical literature in by James Bryan Herrick, who attributed the syndrome to coronary thrombosis, the development of a clot in a major blood vessel serving the heart.

As a result, the disorder was termed coronary thrombosis or coronary occlusion. The medical term for this is myocardial infarction.

Causes. A substance called plaque can build up in the walls of your coronary arteries. This plaque is made up of cholesterol and other cells. A heart attack may occur when: A tear in the plaque occurs. This triggers blood platelets and other substances to form a blood clot at the site that.

Definition of Myocardial Infarction Disease (MI): Myocardial infarction disease (MI) is the irreversible damage and death of myocardial muscles cells from the sudden blockage of a coronary artery by a blood clots or plaque.

Myocardial Infarction Disease (MI) Types of Myocardial Infarction Disease (MI): There are two types of myocardial.Myocardial infarction treatment attempts to save as much myocardium as possible and to prevent further complications.

What is myocardial infarction or ischaemic heart disease? Acute myocardial infarction (AMI), commonly known as a heart attack, is the interruption of blood supply to a part of the heart, causing heart cells to die.

This is most.Myocardial infarction, more normally known as a bosom onslaught, is a dangerous and sudden bosom status. A MI occurs when a portion of the bosom musculus is obstructed or injured, and may decease due to entire break of blood flow (ischaemia) and hence an apprehension of vital O.

This critical medical exigency demands both immediate attending and exigency medical.