Category Archives: An Overdriven Heart

Coronary Heart Disease Is Not a Plumbing Problem

  Majid Ali, M.D. New York  212-873-2444    *    New Jersey . 201-966-0027   Two Enemies of the Heart: Conflict and Anger Conflict cannot be cleared by letting the steam out. Anger sometimes can be cleared by letting the steam out.   Two Paths at the Cross-Road The cross-road for coronary heart diseases offers two pathways: The mechanical plumbing way

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TOP SEVEN FOR HEART PALPITATIONS

Majid Ali, M.D.   Safety First. If you are taking heart medications, please do not stop taking your medications without the advice of your doctor.   Eight Important Questions Please consider the following questions first, Do I know what my heart rate is? Do I know how it changes under different circumstances? Have I learned well how to slow my

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Implantable Defibrillator – ICD

Majid Ali, M.D. Should You Agree to Implantable Ventricular Defibrillator (ICD)?   Increasing the Dose of Medication for Ventricular Heart Rhythm Vs. ICD Device Short Answer: Yes, when an experienced cardiologist says so. Below is the abstract for a clinical trial published in July 2016.   Sapp JL, Wells GA, Parkash R, et al. Ventricular Tachycardia Ablation versus Escalation of

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An Overdriven Heart With A-Fibrillation Needs Oxygen and Compassion Before Being Zapped With Radio-Waves

tMajid Ali, M.D. A Fibrillating Heart (With A-Fib ) Is An Overdriven  and Oxygen-Deprived Heart. Safety First With Second Opinion  Heart rhythm problems require treatment by cardiologists or other doctors experienced in treating such disorders. Permanent destruction of pacemaker of the heart with radio waves (radiofrequency procedure) and insertion of a pacemaker is often advised by doctors.  I think it

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