ATHEROSCLEROSIS (Management (give IV nitrates, iv infusion of heparin,…
give IV nitrates
iv infusion of heparin
put patient on bed rest
anti-platelets therapy (aspirin)
give iv morphine
Ferosimide can be also used sine there will be hypertension.
signs and symptoms
muscle weakness on legs
pain in cardiac origin
shortness of breathe
Blood clot causes blockage in an artery.
Blockage will then cause insufficient oxygenation to the brain and other body parts.
artery raptures and causes a clot due to continuation of production of plaque.
Blockage ends up causing pain on the aaffected part of the body.
Plaque and clot build up in a wall causing artery to narrow.
It is narrowing of the arteries caused by plaque found on the walls of arteries.
it is characterized by chest pain, discomfort and jaw pain.