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What is the prognosis post placement of stent in heart?

had widow maker attact Saturday morning ICCU for three days then stepped down to med surg floor then sent home with life vest for monitoring, got help quick with 911, intubated wnd trans to major heart center, recovered quickly and sent home Wednesday today feeling fine, got stent placed within hour aand half of attact, what can I expect next after cardio rehab, ( fMILY HX OF HErt problems.
Tue, 12 Jan 2016
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Hi.
Thanks for your query.
Noted your history of a severe heart attack and you got rescued by 911 so well that the stent was put in the arteries of the heart and you are back home with feeling fine.
The obvious outcome is going to be the best provided you follow the charts of :
Diet, exercises and medication.
Life is going to be nice, just take care to have a regular review of the medical condition.
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What is the prognosis post placement of stent in heart?

Hi. Thanks for your query. Noted your history of a severe heart attack and you got rescued by 911 so well that the stent was put in the arteries of the heart and you are back home with feeling fine. The obvious outcome is going to be the best provided you follow the charts of : Diet, exercises and medication. Life is going to be nice, just take care to have a regular review of the medical condition.