Many cancer patients who have heart attacks often are not treated with life saving aspirin given the belief in the medical community that they could experience lethal bleeding.
Ads by Google
Heart Attack Symptoms and Signs
People who are native to South Asia experience heart attacks at a younger age because of greater levels of heart attack risk factors such as smoking and diabetes.
Medication does not appear to offer benefit for certain heart attack patients undergoing PCI.
Doctors must emphasise importance of complying with heart attack treatment say researchers.
Lower risk of death or heart attack is associated with extended use of clopidogrel in patients with drug eluting stents.
When feeling symptoms of heart attack, 40% of people in UK would not dial for ambulance immediately.
In the days following a heart attack, patients who have no or mild symptoms and undergo a procedure called angioplasty to mechanically open their totally blocked coronary arteries do not reduce their risk of having another heart attack.