Women & Heart Attacks – Ogden Regional Medical Center

(peaceful music) – My name is Kristy Chambers, I am the Stroke/Chest Pain Coordinator here at Ogden Regional Medical Center. (peaceful music) I am the one that gets to pay special attention to specific disease process patients, so stroke patients, chest pain patients, all of our acute coronary syndrome patients, and make sure that they are getting the standard of […]

Car Czar: Doug’s Heart Attack

JUST CLICK ON YOUR SAP BUTTON ON YOUR REMOTE. THEY WILL BE THERE UNTIL 9:00. OVER HIS 20 YEARS ON “GOOD DAY SACRAMENTO”, THE CAR CZAR JOKED THAT HE WOULD HAVE A HEART ATTACK SOMEDAY. LAST FALL HE DID, TWICE, BETWEEN THANKSGIVING AND CHRISTMAS. IT WAS NO JOKE. AT 53 NOW, HE IS ON THE MEND BUT HE HAS MADE […]

Bypass Surgery – Does it Prevent Heart Attacks? (The Ischemia Trial)

So in mid-November 2019, there was a presentation at the American Heart Association science meeting in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It was on a large study called the ISCHEMIA trial. Ischemia means loss of blood supply and it’s the Heart Association so we’re talking about loss of blood supply to the heart. In the title of it is “ISCHEMIA: Invasive Treatment is […]

The beat goes on – exercising after a heart attack

(gentle music) – My advice to patients that have had a heart episode is number one, try and go through a cardiac rehab programme. Research shows that if you participate in a cardiac rehab programme following a cardiac event, you’ll significantly reduce your chance of having further events in the future. You’ll increase your strength, you’ll increase your fitness, and […]