Coronary artery disease, congestive heart failure, heart attack -- each type of heart problem requires different treatment but may share similar warning signs. Most people with AF experience one or more of the following symptoms: Heart palpitations (a sudden pounding, fluttering, or racing feeling in the...
Heart disease is a broad term that covers many heart-related problems and conditions, from an abnormal heartbeat and birth defects to a buildup of plaque in the arteries. Cardiomyopathy is a disease that causes the muscles of the heart to grow larger and turn rigid, thick, or weak.
Explains the causes and treatment of heart failure in dogs
In order to understand the disease processes (example: congenital heart defects) that affect the cardiac system, you must understand heart blood flow. This quiz will test your ability on how well you know the blood flow through the heart. Before taking the quiz, don’t forget to watch the lecture on blood flow through the heart.