CARDIOLOGY - HEART ATTACK TUTORIAL - 1 - VITAL INFORMATION

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HEART ATTACK TUTORIAL 1 – VITAL HEART ATTACK INFORMATION
Statistics you need to know. Description of a heart attack. Why a heart attack occurs. Learn about your heart. Where your heart is exactly located. How your heart functions. How your heart is connected to your body. Why heart attacks are life and death situations.

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CARDIOLOGY - HEART ATTACK TUTORIAL - 1 - VITAL INFORMATION

  1. 1. HEART ATTACK TUTORIAL 1 Vital Heart Attack Information
  2. 2. Illustrated STEP-BY-STEP Guides to Heart Attacks
  3. 3. <ul><li>ROBIN BEHAR </li></ul><ul><li>Host </li></ul><ul><li>Narrator </li></ul><ul><li>Author </li></ul><ul><li>Producer </li></ul>
  4. 4. Edited by <ul><li>DR. MAGDI SAMI </li></ul><ul><li>MD, FRCP(C), FACC, FAHA </li></ul><ul><li>Professor of Medicine </li></ul><ul><li>McGILL UNIVERSITY </li></ul><ul><li>Senior Cardiologist MUHC </li></ul><ul><li>Director Pacemaker </li></ul><ul><li>& Arrhythmia Unit </li></ul><ul><li>ROYAL VICTORIA HOSPITAL </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>Did you know that about </li></ul><ul><li>1 MILLION </li></ul><ul><li>Americans suffer a </li></ul><ul><li>HEART ATTACK </li></ul><ul><li>every year? </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>1 in 3 </li></ul><ul><li>DIE </li></ul><ul><li>A few hours later </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>What </li></ul><ul><li>EXACTLY </li></ul><ul><li>is a </li></ul><ul><li>HEART </li></ul><ul><li>ATTACK </li></ul><ul><li>??? </li></ul>
  8. 8. A HEART ATTACK IS <ul><ul><li>A </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>SUDDEN </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>BLOCKAGE </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>of </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>the artery </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>feeding the </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>HEART </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. THE TECHNICAL TERM IS <ul><ul><li>MYOCARDIAL </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>INFARCTION </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. ACCORDING TO THE AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION <ul><ul><li>A </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>HEART ATTACK </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>is </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>DEATH </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>or </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>DAMAGE </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>to </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>part of the </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>heart muscle </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. WHY ? ? ?
  12. 12. BECAUSE OF… <ul><ul><li>A </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>CLOT </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>has </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>STOPPED </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>blood flow </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>to the </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>HEART </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. Do you know WHERE your heart is LOCATED ? ? ?
  14. 14. In the CENTER of your CHEST between your lungs
  15. 15. What is the SIZE of your heart ? ? ?
  16. 16. About the SIZE of a FIST
  17. 17. What is the WEIGHT of your heart ? ? ?
  18. 18. Less than 1 pound 454 grams
  19. 19. What does your heart LOOK LIKE ? ? ?
  20. 20. HOLLOW & TOUGH <ul><ul><li>It is a </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>HOLLOW </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>ORGAN </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>with a </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>TOUGH </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>MUSCULAR </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>WALL </li></ul></ul>
  21. 21. What does your heart DO ? ? ?
  22. 22. IN & OUT PUMP <ul><ul><li>It receives </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>BLOOD </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>and </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>OXYGEN </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>from </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>your </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>LUNGS… </li></ul></ul>
  23. 23. IN & OUT PUMP <ul><ul><li>and </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>DISTRIBUTES </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>them </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>to various </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>parts </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>of your </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>body </li></ul></ul>
  24. 24. What happens after your blood has delivered its oxygen ???
  25. 25. RETURNS TO HEART <ul><li>Your blood returns to your heart which pumps it back to your lungs </li></ul>
  26. 26. What happens if your heart muscle gets no oxygen ???
  27. 27. The CELLS DIE!
  28. 28. How is your heart CONNECTED to other parts of your body ?
  29. 29. By VEINS & ARTERIES
  30. 30. How do VEINS & ARTERIES function?
  31. 31. They function like HIGHWAYS & RAMPS
  32. 32. Your heart is the HIGHWAY INTERCHANGE of your body
  33. 33. What keeps your BLOOD FLOWING to other parts of your body?
  34. 34. YOUR HEART
  35. 35. It pumps your blood IN & OUT
  36. 36. Your heart is a DOUBLE PUMP
  37. 37. What REGULATES the BLOOD FLOW ?
  38. 38. VALVES which are located in your heart.
  39. 39. Is there ever a TRAFFIC JAM ?
  40. 40. YES!
  41. 41. What CAUSES the TRAFFIC JAM ?
  42. 42. FIND OUT IN TUTORIAL 2
  43. 43. HEART ATTACK TUTORIAL 1 Summary
  44. 44. SUMMARY HEART ATTACKS are dangerous life & death situations
  45. 45. SUMMARY Your HEART is a PUMP whose job it is to keep your blood flowing
  46. 46. SUMMARY A HEART ATTACK is a blockage of the artery feeding the heart
  47. 47. REPEAT VIEWING Highly Recommended
  48. 48. FOR VALUABLE HEART-HEALTHY INFORMATION SUBSCRIBE & FOLLOW US ON www.HeartAttackIllustrated.com
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  51. 51. Mission If our presentations succeed in saving one life or helping one person live a healthier life, my mission will have been accomplished. Robin Behar
  52. 52. THANK YOU For Watching TUTORIAL 1
  53. 53. <ul><li>ROBIN BEHAR </li></ul><ul><li>Host </li></ul><ul><li>Narrator </li></ul><ul><li>Author </li></ul><ul><li>Producer </li></ul>
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