Evolution of Ebola virus disease

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Outbreaks of Ebola haemorrhagic fever in 1976 (navy blue) from 1977 to 2012 (bordeaux), and 2014 (sky blue). CIM-10: A98.4 CIM-9: 065.8 DiseasesDB: 18043 MedlinePlus: 001339 eMedicine: med/626  MeSH: D019142 The Ebola virus disease, also known as Ebola, or Ebola … Read More

Antianginals

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An antianginal is any drug used in the treatment of angina pectoris, a symptom of ischaemic heart disease. Drugs used are nitrates such as nitroglycerin (glyceryl trinitrate) or pentaerythritol tetranitrate; beta blockers, either cardioselectives such as acebutolol or metoprolol, or … Read More

Antiplatelet drugs

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An antiplatelet drugis a member of a class of pharmaceuticals that decreases platelet aggregation and inhibits thrombus formation. They are effective in the arterial circulation, where anticoagulants have little effect. They are widely used in primary and secondary prevention of … Read More

Antiasthmatic drugs – Asthma

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Bronchial Asthma Classifications and external resources ICD-10 J45. ICD-9 493 OMIM 600807 DiseasesDB 1006 MedlinePlus 000141 eMedicine med/177 emerg/43 MeSH C08.127.108 Asthma is a disease of the respiratory system in which the airways constrict, become inflamed, and are lined with … Read More