Chapter 45: Heart Disease (IHD)

Ischemic heart disease (IHD) is a condition of recurring chest pain or discomfort that occurs when a part of the heart does not receive enough blood. This condition occurs most often during exertion or excitement when the heart requires greater blood flow. Ischemic means that an organ (e.g., the heart) is not getting enough blood … Continue reading Chapter 45: Heart Disease (IHD)