Why were diuretics prescribed for jms hypertension

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4)Why were diuretics prescribed for J.M.’s hypertension? Why is aspirin prescribed as a postoperative treatment for J.M.? 5)Overall, how will the recommended dietary changes, if followed, prove beneficial for J.M.? 6) If bypass surgery is required, how would this procedure minimize future myocardial infarctions and what would be the effect if J.M. does not alter his diet, even after bypass surgery? Bypass surgery restores normal blood flow to an obstructed coronary artery . It can provide relief of angina when the location of partial obstructions precludes improving blood flow with stents . The deposits, called plaques, narrow the arteries that carry blood to the heart muscle. Patients with extensive coronary heart disease, including narrowing of the left main coronary artery, multiple narrowed coronary arteries, and poor pumping function of their left ventricle (lower heart chamber), generally live longer when
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they undergo CABG as compared with patients who have medical therapy or less invasive interventional treatment (i.e., stenting). Despite the bypass surgery, if J.M. doesn’t alter his lifestyle, he would still be putting himself at risk of another heart attack due to unchecked consumption of artery clogging cholesterol and saturated fats in his diet. the coronary arteries may still become clogged with calcium and fatty deposits. VII. Conclusion:

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