My name is Bara Zuhaili. I am a Johns Hopkins vascular surgeon at Howard County General Hospital. Treatments for DVT is mostly medical meaning medication or what we call blood thinner. The blood thinner is not meant to completely destroy the clot, it is meant to prevent that clot from… Continue Reading Q&A — Deep Vein Thrombosis Treatment
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… Continue Reading Pulmonary Embolism Explained Clearly – Risk factors, Pathophysiology, DVT, Treatment
A stroke occurs when the blood supply to a certain part of the brain is reduced or interrupted. Without oxygen and nutrients from the blood, brain cells cannot function properly and eventually die. There are 2 major types of strokes: ISCHEMIC stroke caused by a BLOCKED artery, and HEMORRHAGIC stroke… Continue Reading Brain Stroke, Types of, Causes, Pathology, Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention, Animation.
Hey everybody, it’s Doctor Jo. My friend from the interwebs, Scottish Geeks, asked me to do some exercises on how to prevent DVT. So let’s get started. So a DVT stands for Deep Vein Thrombosis. Which can be a very scary situation and it can be life threatening. A lot… Continue Reading DVT (Deep Vein Thrombosis) Prevention Exercises – Ask Doctor Jo
Earlier this month I saw a patient who was referred to me by his General Practitioner with phlebitis. His GP had been treating him with antibiotics and if anything, his leg was getting worse. Now treating phlebitis with antibiotics is simply wrong and I am going to tell you the… Continue Reading Phlebitis The Truth About the Causes and Treatment (Full Length)