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Can You Explain How The Cardiologist Diagnoses A Patient With Wpw
Yes, I can: Wpw is diagnosed mostly on the ekg. The major portion of the ventricular activation, the qrs, has a delta wave associated with it. Also the delay between atrial and ventricular activation is abbreviated so the time between atrial acitvation (p wave) and ventricular activation is reduced. At times in the er patients come in with tachycaria which leads to the diagnosis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you tell me about how to deal with a child with the heart condition PFO (patent forearm ovale)?
Depends: A PFO is considered a normal cardiac finding and is present in 25% of the general population. The presence of a PFO is important if there are certain other medical conditions (such as recurrent strokes or blood clots among others). If the child has no other conditions, then a PFO is considered normal. Please discuss this child's specific case with a board-certified pediatric cardiologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you tell me if a patient presented to the ER with chest pain and a ventricular pacemaker, what they will do?
Usual: Usually starts with history taking and physical examination, chest x-ray, ekg. Depending on findings and clinical impression, further testing may be done. ...Read more
Doctors can you tell me how often should a neurologist do an MRI on a patient with multiple sclerosis?
Tachycardia: A person with a pathologic tachycardia can see a cardiologist to diagnose and treat their condition. ...Read more
See below: The same as we do in usa or any other country in the world. The geographic situation in the times of globalization makes the treatments widely available. Another story is the cost of them across the globe. ...Read more
Heart Failure: There are 2 types of heart failure. Diastolic and Systolic heart failure. One is failure to contract while other is failure to relax. Equal prognosis What can you do? - Lifestyle Modifications are key - healthy Diet, no smoking, low sodium are very important Medications usually given - Beta Blockers, ACEinhibitor/ARBs, Aldosterone blockers, Nitrates/Hydralazine (better in Black Males) ...Read more
Can you tell me what to expect with someone who has here experienced a truamatic event like a heart attack or cardiac arrest?
Cardiologists.....: Please answer...... What do you think? I have always gotten the feeling that they favor zoloft, but i don't know if that is still true. Lexapro may be fine with them as well. I would love to hear what they have to say. Sounds like you may be ready to give up on the Cymbalta (duloxetine) for an ssri? In general an ssri would take the place of the cymbalta (duloxetine). Speak to your prescribing psychiatrist about this. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What kind of treatment can be done with a patient that cannot talk to anyone because of his anxiety?
There are options. : There are medications which can help you with that but also counseling/therapy can help. There are also self help books which you can search for on amazon. See a psychiatrist or even just your family physician who can guide you in the right direction and live a life without social anxiety. Good luck. ...Read more
I need to get anorectal manometry. Can someone please explain, with a lot of detail, the procedure?
Several steps: Anorectal manometry involves a pressure test of the anal sphincter muscles. A small catheter with side facing pressure sensors is pulled through the canal when you are resting and when you are squeezing. Several passes are made to ensure accurate numbers. Usually also measure electrical activity in the muscles using ECG like pads and sensation of rectal filling with a large balloon. ...Read more
Can for instance, a cardiologist doctor see records of what i spoke of, with for example the urologist? The assistance also?
Yes: If the cardiologist requests or receives the records from the urologist. All of your doctors and specialists should have each other's records on you so that they know what is being done and what meds you are on. It reduces mistakes. ...Read more
Arrhythmia: Look at this site: http://medicalcenter.Osu.Edu/heart/conditions/pages/conditions/inheritedarrhythmiadisorders.Aspx.Get a more detailed answer ›
Scoli and kyphosis: Scoliosis is the s-shaped curve when looking at your frontal image. Kyphosis is the accentuation of the posture from the side, causing a pronounced hump on the back. Turn to the side and look at your profile. Ann exaggerated s from the side may be seen. This is kyphosis. Some kyphosis is normal, but I am referring to excessive kyphosis. These are the 2 deformities typically discussed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you tell me what to expect with someone who has used a cryo-sauna (-110 degree celsius chamber) for treating rheumatoid arthritis?
Little to nothing!: No evidence that this treatment is of benefit! and since tissue life is impossible at this temperature, i would suggest fatal to all! ...Read more
Aspergers: Because of the nature of Asperger's disorder, the social interactions they experience are different than the "normal" group. Anxiety, misperception, poor communication, black and white thinking are prominent and these symptoms/characteristics may not always mesh well in a relationship. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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