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Evolution of Myocardial Infarction and Complications
Hours to Days
Before 7 Days
Papillary Muscle Rupture
Interventricular Septum Rupture
Before 14 Days
Ventricular Free Wall Rupture
After 14 Days
True Ventricular Aneurysm
Left Ventricular Failure
Types of Heart Failure
Unable to Meet Metabolic Needs
Right Heart Failure Assessment
Jugular Venous Distention (JVD)
Left Heart Failure Assessment
Pink Frothy Sputum
Wheezing or Crackles
Dyspnea with Exertion
Weak Peripheral Pulse
S3, S4 Heart Sounds
Heart Failure Interventions
Invasive Hemodynamic Monitoring
Improve Gas Exchange
High Fowler's Position
Drugs and Devices
Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers (ARBs)
Acute Pericarditis Assessment
Pericardial Sac Inflammation
Sharp Chest Pain
Increased with Inspiration
Pain Decreased by Leaning Forward
Pericardial Friction Rub
T Wave Inversion
May Be Asymptomatic
Acute Pericarditis Causes
Acute Pericarditis Interventions
Treat Underlying Disorder
Colchicine + NSAIDs
Place Patient Upright with Head of Bed at 45°
Infection of Inner Layer and Valves
New or Changed Murmurs
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