• Congestive Heart F
  • A medical report issued by the New York medical examiner's office a year after his death showed that Atkins had a history of heart attack, congestive heart failure and hypertension. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ventricular
  • To define the mechanisms of unexpected cardiac arrest in advanced heart failure, we reviewed the causes of cardiac arrest as established from electrocardiographic monitoring and from clinical and autopsy data in patients hospitalized for cardiac transplantation evaluation and management of advanced heart failure (mean left ventricular ejection fraction, 0.18 +/- 0.08) who were stable while on vasodilator and diuretic therapy such that hospital discharge to home was anticipated. (ahajournals.org)
  • Only eight of 21 (38%) arrests were due to ventricular tachycardia or fibrillation (VT/VF), and all occurred in patients with prior myocardial infarction (p = 0.02 vs. BA/EMD arrests). (ahajournals.org)
  • The patients who suffered a BA/EMD arrest were similar to those who had a VT/VF arrest in age, ventricular arrhythmia history, ventricular function, and serum potassium levels. (ahajournals.org)
  • rhythm
  • If it is treated within a few minutes, heart arrest can be reversed in most cases to normal cardiac rhythm and effective circulation. (lookfordiagnosis.com)
  • The heart has an electrical system that controls the rate and rhythm of the heartbeat. (nih.gov)
  • During an arrhythmia, the heart can beat too fast, too slow, or with an irregular rhythm. (nih.gov)
  • A defibrillator is a device that sends an electric shock to the heart to try to restore its normal rhythm. (nih.gov)
  • He accomplished these feats with the application of indirect and direct electrical shocks that restored life sustaining heart rhythm. (wikipedia.org)
  • That collaboration became long term as together they developed production model chest surface pacemakers, clinical alarmed heart rhythm monitors, chest surface defibrillators, cardiac monitor- automatic pacemakers, and long term implantable self-contained pacemakers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chest
  • Rather than immediately defibrillating a cardiac arrest victim, a new method of CPR calls for emergency teams to give 200 chest compressions first, improving the odds the heart will restart. (texasinjuryattorney.com)
  • Paul Zoll developed methods of applying electric shocks to the surface of the chest that stimulated the heart within. (wikipedia.org)
  • When the heart of his first clinical success ceased to beat because its native stimulus signal failed, Zoll saved the man by substituting a sequence of chest shocks produced by an experimental pacemaker borrowed from Otto Krayer of the Harvard Medical School Department of Physiology. (wikipedia.org)
  • The traditional surgical approach to a mitral valve repair is a full or partial sternotomy, in which the surgeon cuts through the breastbone at the center of the chest to access the heart. (wikipedia.org)
  • allegedly
  • Swansea have now confirmed one of their supporters has been arrested for allegedly making a racist gesture towards the Norwich defender during their 4-3 Premier League defeat at the Liberty Stadium. (heart.co.uk)
  • According to an article in The New York Times many of these arrests had been for allegedly selling unlicensed cigarettes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Survival
  • INTERVENTION Univariate comparisons of 5406 arrests occurring in summer with 5484 in winter, in terms of patient characteristics, management, and survival using χ 2 and Mann-Whitney U tests. (bmj.com)
  • The χ 2 and Mann-Whitney U tests were used to compare arrests which occurred in summer with those which occurred in winter in terms of patient and management characteristics, and crude rates of survival. (bmj.com)
  • After training emergency workers in two Arizona fire departments in the new CPR method, Bobrow's team studied the survival rate of 886 patients with cardiac arrest between 2005 and 2007. (texasinjuryattorney.com)
  • Officers
  • A Stockton heart surgeon and his son appeared together Friday in court for arraignment on felony drug charges two days after narcotics officers searched their Lake Lincoln neighborhood home, finding cash, guns and 120 marijuana plants. (mercurynews.com)
  • Officers made the arrest Wednesday after neighbors complained of a strong marijuana odor. (mercurynews.com)
  • New research by the charity shows officers in the county made 10,020 arrests of boys and girls aged 17 and under during 2011. (heart.co.uk)
  • After Garner told the police that he was tired of being harassed and that he was not selling cigarettes, the officers went to arrest Garner. (wikipedia.org)
  • Garner
  • On July 17, 2014, Eric Garner died in Staten Island, New York City, after a New York City Police Department (NYPD) officer put him in a headlock or chokehold for about 15 to 19 seconds while arresting him. (wikipedia.org)
  • Police reports and eyewitness accounts differ on why there was an altercation, with police saying that Garner resisted arrest after they confronted him about selling untaxed cigarettes and eyewitness accounts suggesting that Garner had just broken up a fight between two people who ran away before the police arrived. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • Weakness and more often tiredness, are classical problems of heart patients. (medhelp.org)
  • The precipitating cause of the BA/EMD arrest was coronary artery thrombosis or embolism in two patients, pulmonary embolism in one patient, hyperkalemia in two patients, and unexplained hypoglycemia in one patient. (ahajournals.org)
  • In seven of 13 (54%) patients, a precipitating cause of the bradycardia arrest could not be established. (ahajournals.org)
  • Serum sodium levels were lower in patients with BA/EMD arrests (129 +/- 3 vs. 133 +/- 4 meq/l, p = 0.025). (ahajournals.org)
  • Patients with mechanical heart valves are required to take blood thinners for the rest of their lives, which presents a risk of bleeding complications. (wikipedia.org)
  • Patients with mechanical heart valves who use warfarin for anticoagulation have to be on long-term anticoagulation therapy. (wikipedia.org)
  • consequence
  • 50mm and risk factors and connective tissue disease The goal of the operation is the improvement of life expectancy and treatment of heart failure as the consequence of dysfunction of the aortic valve. (wikipedia.org)
  • made
  • The highest proportion of arrests were made in Southampton (34), followed by Portsmouth (25) and Basingstoke and Deane (24). (heart.co.uk)
  • Across England and Wales, police made more than 209,000 arrests of boys and girls aged 17 and under last year. (heart.co.uk)
  • More than one million child arrests have been made in England and Wales since 2008, but the figures show a downward trend. (heart.co.uk)
  • But after repeated pressure from Philip IV and Clement V on Edward II, a few half-hearted arrests were made. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hampshire Police
  • Hampshire Police have confirmed that McRae was arrested at an address in International Way, Weston, at 12.30 this morning (Friday 21 August). (heart.co.uk)
  • Hampshire Police arrested children 192 times a week on average last year, figures obtained by the Howard League for Penal Reform reveal. (heart.co.uk)
  • It is very pleasing to see that Hampshire Police is arresting fewer children than it has in the past. (heart.co.uk)
  • artery
  • A blood clot can partly or fully block the flow of oxygen-rich blood to the portion of heart muscle fed by the artery. (nih.gov)
  • People with CHD may experience a heart attack if a plaque, (a raised patch on the artery wall) splits and causes a blood clot which in turn blocks the coronary artery. (news-medical.net)
  • Aortic
  • As for aortic valve replacement the heart-lung machine is usually connected to the patient via aorta and right atrium. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chronic
  • In numerous interviews, however, Atkins stated that his cardiac arrest was not the result of poor diet, but was rather caused by a chronic infection. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1988
  • Since 1988, data have been collected on all cardiopulmonary arrests attended by the Scottish ambulance service as part of the Heartstart (Scotland) initiative. (bmj.com)
  • The study included all arrests which occurred in the summer or winter between December 1988 and August 1997 inclusive. (bmj.com)
  • organs
  • One study released in 2014 reported that tuna and amberjack that were exposed to oil from the spill developed deformities of the heart and other organs that would be expected to be fatal or at least life-shortening and another study found that cardiotoxicity might have been widespread in animal life exposed to the spill. (wikipedia.org)
  • offence
  • Within 10 minutes of the report the stewards had got hold of the TV footage, replayed it, identified the alleged person in question and within that period he was arrested for a racially aggravated public order offence. (heart.co.uk)
  • arteries
  • These arteries supply oxygen-rich blood to your heart muscle. (nih.gov)
  • Plaque narrows the arteries and reduces blood flow to your heart muscle. (nih.gov)
  • This is provided to the heart by coronary arteries. (news-medical.net)
  • 14) CHD is a condition that is generally caused by fatty deposits building up in the coronary arteries, which provide oxygenated blood to the heart. (news-medical.net)
  • 4. How many arteries does a human heart have. (medhelp.org)
  • However
  • SCA, however, may happen after or during recovery from a heart attack. (nih.gov)
  • However, SCA can happen in people who appear healthy and have no known heart disease or other risk factors for SCA. (nih.gov)
  • Only handfuls of Templars were duly arrested, however. (wikipedia.org)
  • Critics often misinterpreted this incident as a heart attack instead of an episode of cardiac arrest caused by his condition and often use the two interchangeably when citing the incident however the two are distinct problems. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mitral
  • The mitral valve is the "inflow valve" for the left side of the heart. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1923 Dr. Elliott Cutler of the Peter Bent Brigham Hospital performed the world's first successful heart valve surgery - a mitral valve repair. (wikipedia.org)
  • The development of the heart-lung machine in the 1950s paved the way for replacement of the mitral valve with an artificial valve in the 1960s. (wikipedia.org)
  • people
  • Cardiac arrest and heart attack are not the same thing, although people often confuse the terms. (heartandstroke.ca)
  • A total of 195 people were arrested. (heart.co.uk)
  • 5,925 breath tests were administered where a collision was NOT involved and 150 people (2.5%) were arrested for providing a positive result, failing to provide or refusal. (heart.co.uk)
  • 993 breath tests were administered following a collision and 45 people (4.5%) were arrested for a providing a positive result, failing to provide or refusal. (heart.co.uk)
  • People who arrested in winter had a poorer risk profile in that they were older, more likely to arrest at home, less likely to have a witness, and less likely to receive defibrillation. (bmj.com)
  • People who have heart disease are at higher risk for SCA. (nih.gov)
  • This hormone can trigger SCA in people who have heart problems. (nih.gov)
  • People often think that a heart attack is the same thing as a cardiac arrest. (news-medical.net)
  • I didn't want people to think that his diet caused his heart muscle - it was definitely a documented viral infection. (wikipedia.org)
  • result
  • As a result, electrical signals may spread abnormally throughout the heart. (nih.gov)
  • either
  • The oldest person to be arrested and either charged or bailed is 80, whilst the youngest is 17. (heart.co.uk)
  • Over the period studied, forms were returned on 11 194 cardiopulmonary arrests which occurred in either summer or winter. (bmj.com)
  • Police
  • Police have found and arrested a rape suspect who absconded from custody while at Southampton Crown Court - as well as a second person. (heart.co.uk)
  • Under the last government, police success was measured by the number of arrests and children proved a seductive way to make up the numbers. (heart.co.uk)
  • Deputy William J. Propst was shot and killed on November 17, 1922, by a man he was attempting to arrest for shooting a local police chief. (wikipedia.org)
  • year
  • Girls account for about a fifth of arrests each year, 207,808 between 2008 and 2011. (heart.co.uk)
  • A 20-year-old man from Woodbridge has been arrested in connection with an attack on a 49-year-old grandfather at Station Road in Woodbridge on Monday 4th June. (heart.co.uk)
  • Having formed a new group called Magic Heart Genies last year with likeminded Cali artist JtheSarge, 9 began to tap into that potential by giving the audience an insight into their demented musical styles. (rapreviews.com)
  • He suffered a serious heart attack in early 1978 and died of heart arrest on 27 April that year. (wikipedia.org)
  • Several
  • Kevin L. Auten (served as acting head while chief deputy from the time former sheriff Wilhelm resigned until Auten was appointed as sheriff in 2010) There have been several deputies who died while on-duty: Deputy Henry C. Owen was shot and killed February 20, 1895, by a man he was attempting to arrest for disturbing the peace. (wikipedia.org)