Removing oxygen in Respiratory Failure
I really really don’t want her to struggle to breathe if the oxygen is removed, she is so strong, she has came through so much and although s...
Constant AF and not good ablation candidate
I am a 62-year-old female and new to my diagnosis of AF and heart failure which was devastating when I first heard those words -- now I am tr...
well just got home from a stay in hospital 4 days they said i had Respiratory failure and that i am not getting rid of carbon dioxide also th...
New member, please be gentle with me.
Hello everyone, my name is Ian, I was diagnosed with Type 2 Respiratory Failure in April this year. I am on continuous flow oxygen on setting...
AF won't kill you
I have read this many times in this forum. And find it reassuring....
Stop NOACS for surgery??
I am scheduled for carpal tunnel surgery. Was told to stop apixaban 5 days before and 2 days after!...
Nearly died after ablation - Anyone had same problem?
Hello, I had my ablation 1 week ago - at Barts under a trial; long day with 1 hour MRI followed by 6.30hr under full anasthetic. The discharg...
Is my heart going to stop beating, will I drop dead?
I am a newbie to heart trouble, am I right to feel concerned about AF....
Stem cells ?
I have copd and have very little knowledge of this horrible desiese !...
GP gives warning today re dangers of suppressed TSH!!!!
So my GP phoned today to advise the blood test he requested, has come back as o TSH 0.1(0.3-4.26 ) and FT4 13. Gp states that suppressed TSH ...
AF, STROKE, HEART FAILURE
Both my parents have AF ( I myself was diagnosed with it last year at age 43....
Pulse oximetry readings?
Have been experiencing a number of worrying symptoms my GPS have been dismissing. Shortness of breath, extreme faitugue and weakness, chest t...
Been diagnosed with heart failure and Bigeminy thru chemo. So far have been given bidoprolol and am due to get diuretic from HF nurses on Wed...
Is it more in the DNA than we think?
This is a question for the experts but even they need some data to go on so here is my point: Reading the forum highlights a wide variation i...
Lost in the world of Vasculitis
I’m a newbie on here and to be honest to the whole world of Vasculitis. My dad has diagnosed with Vasculitis back in October when he was admi...
My latest test results
These were done privately as my GP will only test for TSH and won't prescribe T3 TSH ( High ) 14.01 mlU/L Free T4 18.64 pmol/L Free T3 ( low ...
Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Diagnosis...
I have been treated for COPD for about 8 years. Over the past few years my diagnoses are changing and went from chronic bronchitis to COPD, t...
A couple of months ago I wrote on here about being put on Entresto, a newish drug for heart failure. This is only prescribed for patients who...
Diuretics not working anymore
carvedidol has been doubled to try and rate control me so hopefully will sort the rogue AFs......
My father whom only had one lung was taken into hospital for being slightly confused, there did not seem to be anything wrong with his breath...
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