Tag Archives: Cardiac Myocytic Heart Disease

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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What Is The Total Number of Heart Muscle Cells?

Majid Ali, M.D. There are 2–4 billion heart muscle cells in the walls of the main chamber of the heart which pumps blood to all parts of the body. This chamber is called left ventricle and nearly all deaths occurring quickly after a heart attacks result from injury to muscle cells (cardiomyocyte) of this chamber. As many as 25% (one billion

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