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Heart Attack & Failure

A heart attack is an injury to the heart muscle caused by a loss of blood supply. It usually occurs when a blood clot blocks the flow of blood through a coronary artery - a blood vessel that feeds blood to a part of the heart muscle. Interrupted blood flow to your heart can damage or destroy a part of the heart muscle. It can also be fatal.

Your overall lifestyle - what you eat, how often you exercise and the way you deal with stress - plays a role in how well you recover from a heart attack. In addition, a healthy lifestyle can help you prevent a first or subsequent heart attack by controlling risk factors that contribute to the narrowing of arteries that supply blood to your heart.

It usually occurs above the age of 40 years and the incidence increases with increasing age. It is more common in males till the age of 60 years. After 60 years of age equal incidence is observed in both sexes.

Myocardial infarction progress

With the death of  the part of a heart muscle following a blockage in its blood supply. In silent Infarction the person does not experience chest pain.


Early complications

  • Arrthymias and conduction block:
  • Cardiogenic shock
  • Heart failure
  • Papillary muscle dysfunction and rupture
  • Embolism
  • Post-infarction Angina
  • Cardiac rupture

Late complications

  • Ventricular aneurysm
  • Post-myocardial infarction syndrome
  • Shoulder-hand syndrome-Limitation of shoulder joint,
  • causes of Myocardial infarction

Usual causes are:

  • Coronary atherosclerosis with superimposed thrombosis.
  • Coronary artery spasm
  • Non-Atherosclerotic coronary artery disease
  • Coronary artery emboli
  • Congenital coronary artery anomalies
  • Severe aortic stenosis.

Risk Factors

Symptoms of Myocardial infarction

 It usually develops suddenly and may include:

  • Severe, heavy, crushing pain in the center of the chest that may spread up to the neck and into the arms, especially the left arm.
  • Pallor (paleness)
  • Sweating.
  • Shortness of breath.
  • Nausea, sometimes, vomiting.
  • Anxiety,
  • Restlessness.

Heart attack > 1 > 2 > 3 > 4

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