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Heart Disease and Heart Attacks

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    Bradford F.
    US
    Bradford F.

    I just learned that cardiac arrest and a heart attack are not the same. Cool.

    Tonya O.
    US
    Tonya O.

    i was also confused about which arteries clogged and caused heart attacks! Now I know i the coronary arteries are involved.

    Tonya O.
    US
    Tonya O.

    what percentage of people die from heart failure a year?

    Sabrina S.
    GB
    Sabrina S.

    Atherosclerosis-> heart disease-> heart failure with angina-> thrombosis-> myocardial infraction/heart attack-> cardiac arrest

    Zachary B.
    US
    Zachary B.

    What is heart disease?

    Muhammed Faiz S.
    ZA
    Muhammed Faiz S.

    Helps to understand the concept of and various differences in the cardio-thoracic system. Clear explanation on heart disease, heart failure, thrombosis, coronary artery disease, athero sclerosis, heart attacks and cardiac arrest. Also explains infarction and the position of the RCA and LCA. Great visual descriptions of the heart and also thrombogenic material.

    Julie C.
    GB
    Julie C.

    heart failure is when the heart isn't functioning properly so the body isn't working properly. LCA and RCA supply the blood to the heart . veins take the blood away. plague can build up over time this is lipids ,fats and dead white cells . heart disease is also known as heart failure . thomboglin is a blood clot this can cause a heart attack .infarction is dead heart tissue this will result in cardiac arrest the heart dying

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