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Atherosclerosis - Pathogenesis

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This video presents following topics about Atherosclerosis: Cellular and chemical mechaisms of the atherosclerotic plaque development. Mechanism of damage that starts/accelerates atherosclerosis Initiation of the atherosclerosis Progression of the atherosclerosis Complications of the atherosclerosis

In this lecture Dr. Mobeen will discuss:

1. Myocardial damage due to hypertension. (1:05)

2. Damage mechanism due to LDL. (4:07)

3. Role of nitric oxide. (8:30)

4. Macrophages/ foam cells in coronary vessels. (11:00)

5. Initiation of inflammation. (11:45)

6. Growth factor action on smooth muscles cell. (18:40)

7. Formation of plague and rupture. (21:08)

8. Types of atheroma. (24:29)

Presented by Dr. Mobeen Syed

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Author declares no conflict of interest.

In addition to the presenter, following authors who may have helped with the content writing, review, or approval declare no conflict of interest.

  • Dr. Mobeen Syed
  • Dr. Pei Purdom (DNP)
  • Dr. Benish Zahra
  • Dr. Iqra Batool
  • Dr. Heba Alzawahri

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