This is my blog, what I call “medical playground”. As I encounter an intriguing or new, practice-changing topic, I post it here with a simple “take-home message”. I aim to keep it simple and easy to understand with minimal “complex medical jargon”, which turns a simple topic into a hard nut to crack! The material discussed here is primarily aimed at medical professionals. Still, anyone has access to read if they find it useful. If you are not a medical professional, please do not alter your therapy without consulting your doctor, based on the material presented here.

Dr Reza Moazzeni

Consultant cardiologist and physician md fracp

Sinus Bradycardia

Sinus Bradycardia and Hypotension post Bariatric Surgery

The link between weight loss and improvement in blood pressure readings and other health benchmarks is well-established. Many years of extensive research and tens of thousands of participants in different

Prevent-Heart-attack-Mediterranean-diet

How to reduce the risk of a sudden Heart Attack

An unexpected fatal heart attack, especially in a young or middle-aged person, is one of the most devastating experiences for the community and the relatives. Many decades of research and

Placebo vs Nocebo: A Powerful Mind Game

You have been visiting your doctor, and she was concerned about your blood pressure. You knew that you had a horrible day and probably was a one-off occasion, and believe

A case study of Amiodarone-induced nephropathy

Background: Amiodarone is well known for many side effects, some severe and life-threatening, including pulmonary toxicity, hepatotoxicity, and thyrotoxicity. One of the organs that could also be affected by Amiodarone

stress ECG

Atrial Fibrillation

What is Atrial Fibrillation?  When your heart beats irregular, and out of rhythm, you have AF. Imagine your clock or watch instead of moving forward regularly, second by second, moving