The Importance of Research for Heart Disease Prevention and Treatment

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

(light music) – Why is it important to talk about heart disease? Well, it is the leading cause of death in this country. We’ve had dramatic declines in death rates from heart disease over the last 50 years. However, these dramatic declines have slowed, and in fact, last year, the death rate from heart disease […]


Pulmonary Embolism Explained Clearly – Risk factors, Pathophysiology, DVT, Treatment
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September

Pulmonary Embolism Explained Clearly – Risk factors, Pathophysiology, DVT, Treatment

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

okay well welcome to another MedCram lecture today we’re going to talk about pulmonary embolism and specifically we’re going to talk about the epidemiology and also the risk factors in the next lectures we’ll talk about other things for instance the diagnosis and treatment but let’s talk about pulmonary embolism its epidemiology risk factors things […]


Low (LDL) vs High (HDL) Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Explained
31
August

Low (LDL) vs High (HDL) Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Explained

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

To help you remember which is which, I suggest thinking of LDL as Lousy, and that you want it to be Low. Think of HDL as Healthy, and that you want it to be High.