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Widowmaker heart attack mortality rate

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Using widowheartmaker, has little brain activity. Survival chances?

my 67 year old brother had a widowmaker heart attack last sunday he is still unconsious today tuesday but stable according to hospital. He moves around a little has brain activity opened his eyes ...

What causes atherosclerosis despite the lifestyle changes and medical treatment?

In feb 2015, survived a widowmaker heart attack and had a stent placed in my LDA. Since then, reduced weight to 175, exercise 3 times per week, eat heart healthy, lowered Hdl to acceptable levels ...

Suggest treatment for pain in the tailbone

thoughts or counsel as to possible reasons for the pain? I had a widow-make heart attack with blockage ...

What is the mortality rate of a heart patient with smoking addiction?

that of a pregnant woman (we are not sure if that is the water?) A month ago he had a heart attack but recovered after being hospitalized for a while (he had a lot of heart attacks for the last couple of years ...

What are the symptoms of heart attack?

what would your heart beat like during a heartattack will you sweat I'm a 29 year old male left shoulder and back of neck pain to. ...
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Widowmaker heart attack killed lady. Was on anxiety medication, heavy smoker. Suggest

My daughter in law, 43, died of a massive heart attack called the widowmaker. She abused (2 ... any of these factors have contributed to the heart attack? The blockage was 90% at the time of her ...

Transient ischemic attack, Checkup for widow-maker heart attack if family history?

My brother has found out he has the widower herat problem and I want to know if I should get checked out also, our mother was a type one diabetic and had 4 heart attacks the day she passed away ...

What causes spontaneous erections after insertion of a cardiac stent?

my husband recently had a widowmaker heart attack but a sent was place and blood flow restored. There was fairly major damage to the heart. Tonight he mentioned that in the past few days he has been having ...

How safe and effective is Nitro spray for angina?

I had a widowmaker heart attack this past dec. The short of it was I had to go back 3 times for 3 added stents. I use nitro spray to help with the angina . I was told I can go back to work in sept. I am ...

What is the recovery time post placement of stent in the chest?

I just suffered the mother of all Widowmaker heart attacks one week ago and had a stent placed in the main artery above the lad what is going to be my recovery time and will I be able to go back to doing ...

Family members died of windowmaker heart attack, no previous problems. Any test to know symptoms earlier?

My father died at age 69 and my brother died 1 month ago, aged 61 both from widowmaker heart attacks. Neither ever had previous heart problems and their first heart attack killed them. I am a woman ...

Is the Mersa infection contagious contacted after a Heart attack?

Thank you. While in the hospital after a recent widowmaker heart attack I contacted mersa. While still in the hospital I received two or three days of IV treatment and then discharged with the order ...

61, Had stent for widow maker heart attack. No high BP, cholesterol. Non smoker, non-drinker. Prognosis?

I am 61 and had a widowmaker heart attack last month. They put in one stent . My family (father) has a history of heart attacks. My father died at 67 (current therapies were not available then). I ...

Could the pain in left arm and dizziness be genetical heart problem?

I had a widowmaker heart attack over 2 years ago quit smoking the day I had it lost 12 pounds try ... had my husband drive me to the er they say I was lucky very minimal damage to the heart what s my ...

Is this a heart attack ?

This is the 3rd morning that I have woken with chest pains and a back ache. I am morbidly obese. My age is 26 and weight is 250. I am female.
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My 82 year old , but healthy, walked 1 mile per day rapidly, died of widowmaker heart attack. What tests can detect widowmaker? Stress test normal wks before
Stress test would have definitely picked it up months before the event, Angiogram, MR angiogram, EKG, stress test, nuclear stress test can all detect such a severe stenotic coronary artery very easily.
what are the symptoms of a heart attack?
Hi. These are the symptoms of heart attack: chest pain, shortness of breath, nausea, vomiting and palpitations. If you have any of this symptoms you should immediately go to Emergency room and contact your cardiologist. Wish you good health. Dr. Behar.
How can you survive a heart attack alone? If you have no phone, or way to a hospital? Does aspirin or cayenne pepper work?
Aspirin is a good treatment for heart attack and help in surviving after heart attack.
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