The most common and the widely recognized sign of a heart attack is chest pain or discomfort. However, some individuals may experience other symptoms or in some cases, may actually not experience any symptoms at all. Other symptoms of a heart attack include:
Note that the symptoms of a heart attack can be slightly different in women. Learn more.
A heart attack occurs when the blood supply to the heart has slowed down or has stopped completely. It is critical that the individual suffering from a heart attack gets medical attention as soon as possible. The longer it takes for blood flow to be restored to the heart, the more damage that occurs to the heart.
We are pleased to announce the winner of the 2019 SANSAR - Burgundy Young Investigator Award: Dr. Maneesh Sud.
Research Study: Recalibration of the Framingham and Pooled Cohort Risk Equations in a Canadian Cohort:The Impact of South Asian Ethnicity on Model Performance.
The 2018 and 2019 YIA awards will be presented at SANSAR’s 5th annual fundraising gala on June 7, 2019 at Paramount EventSpace.