Stroke | Nucleus Health

A stroke occurs when the blood flow in part of your brain is blocked. After just a few minutes, the starved brain cells begin to die. Normally, the brain receives blood via two major pairs of arteries, which branch throughout brain tissue, and supply your brain cells with a constant flow of oxygen, glucose, and nutrients necessary for their functions. […]

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Brain Stroke, Types of, Causes, Pathology, Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention, Animation.

Brain Stroke, Types of, Causes, Pathology, Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention, Animation.

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 caused by a RUPTURED artery. Ischemic stroke happens when a […]

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Pharmacology – ANTICOAGULANTS & ANTIPLATELET DRUGS (MADE EASY)

Pharmacology – ANTICOAGULANTS & ANTIPLATELET DRUGS (MADE EASY)

in this lecture we’re going to cover anticoagulants and antiplatelet agents so let’s get right into it anticoagulants and antiplatelet agents are used to treat thrombotic disorders or unwanted clot inside a blood vessel which can lead to heart attack or stroke but before we discuss their mechanism of action let’s quickly review the clotting process so in the absence […]

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