Why Does Hyperkalaemia Cause Cardiac Arrest? Inputs by Dr. Sanjeevkumar Kalkekar, Consultant, Cardiology, at Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai. Hyperkalaemia arises when the concentration of potassium in the bloodstream goes above a certain limit, throwing the body’s internal pH balance out of the normal functioning. The chief causes of Hyperkalaemia are potassium sifting out of cells
What’s the Difference between a Heart Attack, a Cardiac Arrest, and a Myocardial Infarction? Inputs by Dr. Sanjeekumar Kalkekar, Consultant, Cardiology, Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai. People often use these terms interchangeably, but there are vital differences. A heart attack is caused when the blood flow to the heart is blocked, and a cardiac arrest occurs
What kind of Steps should I take as a First Aid to Assist a Person who suffering from a Cardiac Arrest?
What kind of Steps should I take as a First Aid to Assist a Person who suffering from a Cardiac Arrest? A cardiac arrest is not the same as a heart attack; there are vital differences. Sudden cardiac arrest occurs when the heart stops beating suddenly, usually due to an underlying heart disease. The victim
How Long Does a Massive Heart Attack Take to Kill You, and Can this Happen While You are Sleeping? Heart attacks often occur when a blood vessel or the Coronary Artery that supplies blood to the cardiac muscle tissue becomes blocked. These Myocardial Infarctions may range from negligible events that somewhat compromise function, to tragic
How is life after Coronary (Heart) Angioplasty with one Stent at the age of 46? Inputs by Dr. SanjeevkumarKalkekar, Consultant, Cardiology, at Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai. A Coronary Angioplasty is a procedure that unclogs arteries and improves blood supply to the heart. During this procedure a balloon is used to open a blockage in a
If someone suddenly collapses or falls unconscious, what should I do? A person can fall
What are the consequences of having ones gall bladder removed, and what is the best solution for gall stones?
What are the consequences of having ones gall bladder removed, and what is the best
What advantages does a robotic surgery have over traditional surgeries? Robotic surgeries involve the use