New Aortic Stenosis Infographic Raises Social Awareness to Dangers of Heart Valve Disease
Heart valve disease is a condition in which one or more of the four heart valves (tricuspid, pulmonary, mitral, and aortic) don't work properly.
Another disease added to my long list of life-altering diseases. Bicuspid Aortic Valve Disease.
During pregnancy, the fetal lungs are not used for breathing—the placenta does the work of exchanging oxygen and carbon dioxide through the mother's circulation. With the first breaths of air the baby takes at birth, the fetal circulation changes.
A heart murmur is a blowing, whooshing, or rasping sound heard during a heartbeat. The sound is caused by turbulent (rough) blood flow through the heart valves or near the heart.
Mitral Valve Regurgitation Infographic for patients and caregivers.
The Patient's Guide To Heart Valve Surgery (Heart Valve Replacement And Heart Valve Repair) by Adam Pick,http://www.amazon.com/dp/0615147038/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_-6Mitb13HRCR088F
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Heart Disease anatomy poster congestive heart failure, mitral valve prolapse and the effects of an aging heart are depicted.
Aortic Stenosis - Aortic valve http://www.webmd.com/heart-disease/heart-failure/aortic-valve-with-stenosis