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Unformatted text preview: • Cause by the bacteria from the mouth ‘attacking’ the heart • Patients with artificial joints,plates or murmurs are at risk Atherosclerosis • Hardening of the arteries • Lipids build up on the inside wall of the vessel causing partial or complete blockage Angina Pectoris • Means sever chest pain • Caused by decreased by a decrease in coronary artery blood flow • Triggered by exercise and emotional stress • Treated with nitroglycerin...
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This note was uploaded on 11/25/2011 for the course PHRM 3010 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at University of Georgia Athens.
- Fall '08