Posts Tagged ‘heart attack’

Chest Pain

Chest Pain Overview   If you are having severe pain, crushing, squeezing, or pressure in your chest that lasts more than a few minutes, or if the pain moves into your neck, left shoulder, arm, or jaw, go immediately to a hospital emergency department. Do not drive yourself. Call 911 for emergency transport.Chest pain is [...]

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PCI technique

Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures “Strikingly Better” With Radial Access Last Updated: 2009-03-10 8:00:50 -0400 (Reuters Health) NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – In the real-world setting of contemporary clinical cardiology practices, adverse events following percutaneous cardiovascular procedures are substantially reduced by using radial artery access compared with using femoral access, investigators report in the March issue of [...]

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