Scientific Name / Medical Term For Heart Attack

Featured Article


Aspirin and Other Anti-Clotting Drugs

Anti-clotting drugs that inhibit or break up blood clots are used at every stage of heart disease. They are generally classified as either antiplatelets or anticoagulants. Appropriate anticlotting medications are started immediately in all patients. Such drugs are sometimes used along with thrombolytics, and also as on-going maintenance to prevent a heart attack. All anti-clotting therapies carry the risk of bleeding, which can lead to dangerous...

Read more

More information on "Scientific Name / Medical Term For Heart Attack"

From Our Experts

See more SharePosts »

From Our Sources

More on Heart Disease »