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Teddy’s Story: How Angina Treatment Plan Helped Him Live Better

September 6, 2016 @ 10:40 am
by Heart News 247
Teddy is a hard-working family man who began feeling tired, experiencing chest pain, and noticing other angina symptoms. His cardiologist explained that angina is often a symptom of coronary heart disease and designed a chronic angina treatment plan to help address Teddy's symptoms. If you have angina that does not go away with rest or nitroglycerin, get emergency medical help right away. If you still have angina even though you are getting treatment, talk with your doctor about your options. The information on this video does not take the place of talking with your cardiologist or healthcare professional.

Angina pectoris

September 4, 2016 @ 3:25 pm
by Heart News 247
What is angina pectoris? Angina pectoris is chest pain that's felt due to lack of blood flow to the heart muscle. Angina's most often caused by atherosclerosis, but may also be due to heart muscle growth. This video covers the pathophysiology of angina, as well as differentiates the three types: stable angina, unstable angina, and vasoplastic angina. Subscribe - This video is brought to you by Osmosis. Along with providing open-access videos, Osmosis offers a comprehensive e-learning platform that connects med students with thousands of flashcards and quiz questions, depending on each student's needs. Ever wish information would just diffuse [...]

What is angina? Symptoms & Treatment of Angina Pectoris

September 4, 2016 @ 10:45 am
by Heart News 247
What is angina? Symptoms of Angina Pectoris, Treatment for Angina Angina (an-JI-nuh or AN-juh-nuh) is chest pain or discomfort that occurs if an area of your heart muscle doesn't get enough oxygen-rich blood. Angina may feel like pressure or squeezing in your chest. The pain also can occur in your shoulders, arms, neck, jaw, or back. Angina pain may even feel like indigestion. Angina isn't a disease; it's a symptom of an underlying heart problem. Angina usually is a symptom of coronary heart disease (CHD).