Zukunftspreis 2015: How Pulmonary Hypertension Develops
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Zukunftspreis 2015: How Pulmonary Hypertension Develops

Shortness of breath and increasingly impaired function are typical in patients with pulmonary hypertension. They are often unable to climb even ten steps and simple daily tasks become insurmountable challenges. Frequently, the cause is a constriction of the pulmonary arteries. This reduces the amount of oxygen transported and results ultimately in oxygen deficiency. The lungs […]

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Symptoms and Complications of Hypertension with Farzana Khan, MD
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Symptoms and Complications of Hypertension with Farzana Khan, MD

(dramatic music) – [Narrator] Health Break is brought to you by Capital Regional Medical Center, the regions fastest ER wait times. – Hypertension, or high blood pressure, affects one in four Americans, and if elevated enough, requires immediate treatment. Doctor Farzana Khan describes the symptoms of a hypertensive emergency. – Headache, severe headache, chest pain, […]

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