Assessment of factors responsible and clinical outcomes in patients diagnosed with acute myocardial infarction from Bihar region
Dr. Archana Kumari, Dr. J Prasad
Myocardial Infarction (MI) also known as heart attack is one of the most common non-communicable diseases/ chronic diseases, which cannot be transmitted from person to person. It gradually progresses and affects the blood supply to heart. A myocardial infarction is a serious medical emergency that occurs due to the blockage of one of the arteries which is supplying blood to the heart. Due to which, lack of oxygen to heart causes characteristic chest pain and death of myocardial tissue. Hence based on above findings the present study was planned for Assessment of Factors Responsible and Clinical Outcomes in Patients Diagnosed with Acute Myocardial Infarction from Bihar Region. Total 50 cases of the patients diagnosed with the Myocardial Infarction from the both the sexes were included in the present study. The present study was planned in Department of Pharmacology, Anugrah Narayan Magadh Medical College, Gaya, Bihar, India. The study was planned from duration of October 2018 to November 2019. The data generated from the present study concludes that Better management of co-morbid condition like diabetes melitus, hypertension, obesity etc. and better access to treatment facilities for diagnosis and intervention thereof are need of the hour. A number of elderly patients reported 12hrs after experiencing chest pain, compared to younger ones who appeared much earlier, a typical symptoms like breathlessness nausea/vomiting were more common in elderly.