Heart Attack : FAQs
Myocardial infarction (mi): Heart attack 

 

What does the patient's family need to know?
The disease is treatable and can be managed appropriately with modifications in diet and lifestyle and medications as advised by the cardiologist. If the patient needs surgical treatment after the heart attack it is important for the family to prepare itself for any eventuality although the risk of death during surgery is very low.

 

 

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