Results for 'heart attack'
Radionuclide Ventriculography or Radionuclide Angiography (MUGA Scan)
The American Heart Association explains a Radionuclide Ventriculography or Radionuclide Angiography (MUGA Scan).
Heart Attack Tools and Resources
Tools and resources for heart attack
Aspirin and Heart Disease
The American Heart Association explains the benefits and risks of aspirin therapy to help prevent heart attacks for heart disease patients.
The American Heart Association explains cardioversion, why people have cardioversion, the risks, preparation and what happens before, during and after this text.
Cardiac Event Recorder
The American Heart Association explains what a cardiac event monitor is and its uses.
Electrophysiology Studies (EPS)
The American Heart Association explains Electrophysiology Studies (EPS).
After Your Heart Attack: Our guide to help you recover
This brochure answers the myriad questions patients have after a heart attack. It provides an overview of why heart attacks occur, and the lasting physical effects. Also includes sections on returning to work, depression, family members? emotions, and reducing risk factors to prevent recurrent events.
High Blood Pressure and African Americans
The American Heart Association helps explain why being African American raises your chances of having high blood pressure, also called hypertension.
Diagnostic Tests and Procedures for Heart Attack
The American Heart Association explains how a heart attack is diagnosed, what the various tests for heart attack are and the procedures for diagnosing a heart attack.
The American Heart Association offers these lifestyle changes to prevent heart attack including quitting smoking, good nutrition, reducing cholesterol, lowering blood pressure, being physically active, losing weight, managing diabetes, reducing stress and limiting alcohol.