Chain of Survival & Mission: Lifeline – Heart Attack Survivor

(dramatic music) – I’ve been involved with the AHA since about 2007, when we initiated our state STEMI program, the Virginia Heart Attack Coalition, and since then we’ve been working in collaboration with Mission Lifeline to approve STEMI care in Virginia. – American Heart Association put into place Misson Lifeline initiative to really improve systems of heart attack care, MiCare. […]

Can big data attack heart disease? (4 Dec 2014)

Good afternoon, everybody and welcome to this term’s last Lunch Hour Lecture, which is entitled Can Big Data Attack Heart Disease? The lecturer today is Professor Harry Hemingway whose first degrees were at Cambridge and he’s been at UC a good time and is now the director of the Farr Institute of Health Informatics, which is a wonderful institute which […]

Symptoms of a heart attack, Dr John

(soft upbeat music) – It can vary for a lot of people. There’s always the classic chest pain, or chest pressure or chest tightness, that doesn’t go away and that is usually if you have a massive heart attack. It’s usually very uncomfortable. You have to pay attention to your body, but a lot of people can have symptoms that […]

Doctors Hospital Heart Attack Patient — Testimonial

– [Narrator] It’s certainly not hard to figure out what team Alice Redmond roots for. – [Alice] I’m a big Georgia Bulldog fan. – [Narrator] It was while watching her favorite team that she realized something wasn’t right. – I went to the ball games, but I didn’t have a lot of energy and I’ve always been real energetic. – […]

Zestril a Prescription Medication Used to Treat High Blood Pressure and Other Heart Related Ailments

Zestril is a prescription medication used to treat high blood pressure, congestive heart failure, and to improve survival after a heart attack. Zestril belongs to a group of drugs called angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors, which relax blood vessels to lower blood pressure and make the heart pump more efficiently. This medication comes in tablet form and is usually taken […]