Polygot

Polygot helps with headaches

A combination headache medication called Poligot, it contains caffeine and ergotamine. Caffeine stimulates the central nervous system, mainly the cerebral cortex, respiratory and vasomotor centers. Increases mental and physical performance, reduces sleepiness, fatigue. It has a pronounced cardiotonic effect: it increases strength and heart rate, increases blood pressure in hypotension. Ergotamine has a vasoconstrictor effect.…Read More

Aortocoronary bypass

Aortocoronary bypass or coronary bypass – an operation that allows to restore blood flow in the arteries of the heart (coronary arteries) by bypassing the narrowing of the coronary vessel with shunt.Aortocoronary bypass refers to surgical methods to treat coronary heart disease, which are aimed at directly increasing coronary blood flow, ie, myocardial revascularization. Indications…Read More

What is vascular surgery?

Vascular surgery is the surgical discipline that deals with the totality of vessels in the human body, except for the brain and heart vessels (coronary arteries) that are in the field of cardiac surgery. Arterial Surgery As the name suggests, arterial surgery deals with arterial lesions, which in more than 90% of cases are atheromatous…Read More

Dr. Denis Slinkin

Physiological role of potassium and magnesium

Dr. Denis Slinkin states: Potassium is the main intracellular ion. Normal body function depends on the concentration of potassium inside the cell and in intercellular fluid.  Adequate supply of potassium with food provides an electrical impulse, which is necessary for heart function and reduction of smooth and transversely striped muscles, the implementation of brain function…Read More