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Cardiac Disorders

  • Atrial Fibrillation | DesiMD

    Atrial Fibrillation

    Atrial fibrillation (Afib) is a common heart electrical (rhythm) abnormality seen in Indian population. Many people with Atrial fibrillation are unaware of their diagnosis and suffer devastating...
    20/03/2013 by Dr.
  • Predicting Coronary Heart Disease | DesiMD

    Predicting Coronary Heart Disease

    There are several risk assessment tools available that a doctor can use to assess or predict the risks of coronary heart disease. The famous one that all physicians use in America is called the ‘...
    20/03/2013 by Dr.
  • What is Bad Cholesterol

    I recently asked a patient of mine to get his blood cholesterol levels done. “Me?” he asked, “I am 42 years old and weigh just 60 kg. What could possibly be wrong with my blood cholesterol?” The...
    20/03/2013 by Dr.
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    Know your Medication - Blood Pressure

    With poor exercise habits and an even worse diet prevalent today, it is no surprise that many people develop high blood pressure and associated complications. It would seem that the availability of...
    28/02/2013 by Dr.
  • Blood pressure medication-side effects

    Commonly referred to as postural hypotension or orthostatic hypotension, this is a form of low blood pressure that results following a rapid change in position; normally from sitting or lying to...
    28/02/2013 by Dr.