• 31-MAR-2015

  • SOURCE: Journal of the American Medical Association

Risk Of Dying Increases With In-Hospital Heart Attacks

When someone experiences a heart attack in the community and arrives at the hospital there are well organized practices to help re-open blocked arteries. But what happens when a patient has a heart attack while hospitalized for unrelated health problem? A new study examined whether those patients also receive quick and efficient care for their heart attack.