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When “Atrium” outgrows “Ventricle” restrictive cardiomyopathy is diagnosed ! by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor Posted Sun 12 Dec 2010 1:57pm y A classical restrictive cardiomyopathy . Both atria balloon out as they face stiff resistance from the ventricles Restrictive cardiomyopathy(RCM) is a common form of myocardial disease which was difficult to recognise  in the past.It was also commonly confused with constrictive pericarditis. Today , one can easily recognise this ent ... Read on »
Rare encounters in echo lab : Abnormal right atrium and right ventricle by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor Posted Fri 05 Nov 2010 2:56am A female child aged 14 was referred for progressive breathlessness  and  abdominal distension Abnormally dilated right atrium with significant pericardial effusion .www.drsvenkatesan.com Can you guess the diagnosis ? Apart form RA ,RV dilatation , the RV apex is seen filled with coarse treabeculations.This is believed to be ... Read on »
Atrial Flutter - What is Atrial Flutter and How is it Treated? by Dave W Healthy Living ProfessionalFacebook Posted Mon 23 Sep 2013 5:57am What is Atrial Flutter and How is Atrial Flutter Diagnosed? The normal beating of the heart is controlled by electrical impulses. Atrial flutter is an abnormal electrical short circuit that results in a rapid or irregular heartbeat. It can occur in either the left or right atriu ... Read on »
Why ECG evidence for AV dissociation does not occur in majority of patients with ventricular tachycardia ? by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor Posted Thu 10 Sep 2009 10:25pm AV dissociation is the specific marker for diagnosing VT. Evidence for AV dissociation manifest in many ways in ECG. *Random p waves unrelated to qrs complexes , fusion beats , capture beats are  the common features that help us diagnose AV dissociation. Unfortunately these  occur only in about  40 % of patients  with VT.(Fusion beats in VT a ... Read on »
Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome (Arrhythmia) by Noman Khan Posted Tue 23 Jun 2009 6:54pm Arrhythmia An arrhythmia (ah-RITH-me-ah) is a problem with the speed or rhythm of the heartbeat. During an arrhythmia, the heart can beat too fast, too slow, or with an irregular rhythm. A heartbeat that is too fast is called tachycardia. A heartbeat that is too slow is called bradycardia.Most arrhythmias are harmless, but some can be serious or ... Read on »
Happy Heart Day! by Alicia and Gavin Posted Sat 14 Feb 2009 12:00am On this day, that seems to revolve around hearts, I thought that I would give all of you a little lesson on the organ that we call the heart. Not only is it Valentine's Day, but it's the end of an important week (February 7-14) that raises awareness to Congenital Heart Defects. It's funny how this day takes on a whole new meaning when you have ... Read on »
I want to live longer than you ... by Angus Patient Expert Posted Fri 12 Sep 2008 10:35am ... I don't know how. Fuck off Rob ... you got me onto this, and, yes, we need to go there. Long term side effects It seems that most of the long-term side effects are related to radiotherapy, particularly cranial, and bone marrow/stem sell transplants. We haven’t been there (and hopefully won’t) so I won’t talk about it. But if you want ... Read on »
V for . . . ventricular tachycardia by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor Posted Thu 31 Mar 2011 1:10pm Read with caution . This  may either injure or cure your patient ! Click on the ECG to view what happend !   How does  verapamil  terminate a  VT  ? Physicians  often  debate  vigorously before   labeling  a cardiac arrhythmia as ventricular , atrial junctional  , abberant or not etc etc .  But  for  an arrhythmia   it matter ... Read on »
Atrial Fibrillation Ablation FAQs by Dave W Healthy Living ProfessionalFacebook Posted Mon 01 Sep 2014 4:50pm Contents: Who can have ablation for atrial fibrillation? What are the pros and cons of atrial fibrillation ablation? What if ablation is not performed? Is paroxysmal atrial fibrillation ablation new? Is p ... Read on »
Atrial Flutter Treatment - Frequently Asked Questions by Dave W Healthy Living ProfessionalFacebook Posted Fri 03 Jan 2014 12:30pm The Atria are Like "Fuel Injectors" for the Ventricles Consultant Cardiologist and Atrial Flutter Specialist, Dr Oliver Segal describes how Atrial flutter is an abnormal electrical short circuit that results in a rapid or irregular heartbeat and where it can occurr i.e. in either the left or right at ... Read on »