14Oct02 - Ns 1150 Lecture 14 Arthrosclerosis Oct 02, 09...

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Ns 1150 Lecture 14 Arthrosclerosis Oct 02, 09 Transporting fat 1) Arteries getting streaks. Arthrosclerosis plaque. 2) These pushes the muscles in the arteries. The tissue around that area gets damaged. 3) The blood cell sticks to the damaged tissue, then other blood cells comes and sticks to other blood cells. Thrombosis, blood clot happens. 4) If clot happens in the heart, then it becomes desynchronized and may cause heart attack. 5) Warning of Heart Attack a) Discomfort in center of chest. Feels like uncomfortable pressure, squeezing, fullness or pain. b) Pain or discomfort may radiate to arms, back, neck, jaw or stomach. c) Shortness of breath. May occur with or without chest discomfort. (The blood does not get pumped the way it should, so oxygen isn’t going around the body) d) Cold sweat, nausea or lightheadedness. (sympathetic) e) At this case, you have 5 minutes to get to hospital. f) When heart attack happens; cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) Fat 1) Unsaturated a. Olive b. Canola c. Corn
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This note was uploaded on 10/21/2009 for the course NS 1150 taught by Professor Levitsky during the Fall '05 term at Cornell.

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