Myocardial Infarction (Heart Attack).

Myocardial Infarction (Heart Attack).

Format Instructions:


➢ Length – 3- 4 pages – (not including a References and Cover Page)

APA format for references,

➢ Cite all borrowed language in quotations (not more than 8% of your paper)

➢ Research must include 6 Journal articles from different sources –in addition to not more than 3 internet sources

➢ Bibliography / Reference Page should be in “end note” format


You are required to write a critical analysis of the disease of your choice.

Included in this analysis, you will need to explain how the disease you chose

affects the various body systems where relevant. Myocardial Infarction (Heart Attack).


The following relevant and concise information must (if pertinent) be included in your write up.


▪ Name of disease

▪ History of the disease

▪ Description of disease


Anatomy of the system(s) involved


▪ Effects on other body systems

▪ Cause of disease

▪ Signs and symptoms

▪ Diagnosis of the disease


▪ Complications, if any

▪ Treatment and side effects

Myocardial Infarction (Heart Attack).

Conclusion should include the following:


▪ Brief mention of current or proposed research that may significantly impact the

▪ disease.

▪ Prevention strategies if any

▪ Your insight / opinion


NOTE: you must focus on the anatomy & physiology of the disease/disorder. Cover

the normal anatomy & physiology of the organ system affected and then state what the

disease/disorder does to this organ system, and other organ systems. In other words, if

you are picking tuberculosis, I do not want you to go too much in detail about the

bacteria that causes it but how the bacteria escape our body’s defenses and what the

bacteria do to the lungs, bones, etc. Myocardial Infarction (Heart Attack).