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Induced coma due to heart attack

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Can someone in a medically induced coma have a heart while still in the medically induced coma?

Can someone in a medically induced coma have a heart attack while still in the medically induced coma? ...
 

Second open heart surgery, valve repair, dialysis. Induced coma or brain dead ?

is on dialysis (which is new). Our questions are: 1. Could this be an induced coma? 2. If so, how typical is this ...We have an 83 year old friend of the family who underwent his second open-heart surgery on August 1 ...
 

How long does a patient stay in an induced coma?

How long should a patient stay in an induced coma that has had status epilepticus seizures? When do you try and wean them off of the sedative to see if they will respond and are still in there ...
 

Was placed into induced coma. Has cancer. Need advise?

My friend is in hospital placed into a induced coma , I found him unconscious at home. He has cancer and Im worried please answer asap ...
 

Is medically-induced coma a common practice after a stroke?

induced coma . I just so concerned. Is this something that is normally done and Why? ...
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Does respirator induce coma?

My daughter in laws dad had a heart attack today.. He was rushed to hospital with no pulse, she said that they induced a coma, bc he needs bypass surgery and have to see if he is responsive, it needs ...
 

Had heart attack and now in drug induced coma. What is the reason?

my brother in law had a massive heart attack just yesterday. At this time due to the lack of information and distance: all I know is that he has been place into a drug induced coma. I am not sure I ...
 

How serious is heart attack and being on drug induced coma?

My brother had a heArt attack out of state last night. The nurse said his heart is functioning at 20 percentage. He is breathing on his own but supposedly in a drug induced coma. The nurse said his ...
 

Had heart attack, into medically induced coma. Having seizures. Chances of brain damage?

Hello doctor, A close friend of the family recently had a heart attack and was put into a medically induced coma . I read some basic info on it and why it is done. Now my main question is why do patients ...
 

What are the chances of survival after induced coma following a heart attack?

My mother in law suffered a heart attack or cardiac arrest this afternoon. She as been put into an induced coma and they hope to bring her out in 24/48 hours. She is 75 years old and apparently has a heart ...
 

Had a sever heart attack. In induced coma. Brain waves are low. Chances of recovery?

My ex son in law, had a severe heart attack last Saturday night. They put him in an induced coma ... to know all that is going on. He is 47 yrs old. His father died of a heart attack at a fairly young age ...
 

Why is hyperthermic induced coma necessary after a CPR?

and she has been placed or will be placed in a hyperthermic induced coma for 24-36 hrs. Is this to let ...My sister-in-law was undergoing a heart ablation when the heart stopped and they had to do CPR ...
 

Had heart attack and is in induced coma. Suddenly lungs aren t working. What to do to make lungs work?

hi, my friend was put into a medically induced coma yesterday morning after he had two heart attacks which lead to his heart stopping and him having to be resusitated, plans were for him to be taken ...
 

Is medically induced coma needed due to trauma?

him out of the medically induced coma he got a fever that they couldn t get down and they say he was agitated so they put him back in the medically induced coma is it dangeous to be brought in & out ...
 

Heart working less, family history of blood clots, on drug induced coma. Chances of survival?

My friend had something like a heart attack the doctors are unsure. They say his heart is working ... him in a drug induced coma and dropped his temp to 32c they are going to warm him back up today 24hrs ...
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what are the symptoms of a heart attack?
Hi. These are the symptoms of heart attack: chest pain, shortness of breath, nausea, vomiting and palpitations. If you have any of this symptoms you should immediately go to Emergency room and contact your cardiologist. Wish you good health. Dr. Behar.
 
Why does anxiety make you feel like youre going to have a heart attack but you really arent?
Hi,anxiety is a problem related to your body's response due to certain imbalances of neurotransmitters like serotonin etc which elevates all of activities and you become panic and feel like getting heart attack. But actual heart attack is a different thing due to other causes. Hope u understood. Thank you.
 
what is a precaution have to take before heart attack.
Lower the cholesterol, salt, spicy foods, exercise daily, if had an attack you may have to take blood thinners like Ecosprin.
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