Author: Prof. Dr. Johnson Francis


Vasoconstrictor Vasoconstrictor: An agent which causes narrowing of blood vessels. Commonly used vasoconstrictor medications are dopamine, nor-adrenaline, adrenaline and vasopressin. These medications can be used to increased blood
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Venogram Venogram: Visualisation of a vein, usually by injecting contrast medication into it. Venogram can also be done without injecting contrast using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). In MRI,
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Thrombolytic therapy

Thrombolytic therapy Thrombolytic therapy: Clot dissolving treatment for opening obstructed arteries and valves. Most commonly used in acute stroke (brain attack) and acute myocardial infarction (heart attack). Common medications
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