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A 44-year-old member asked:

Can you tell me what to expect with someone who has here experienced a truamatic event like a heart attack or cardiac arrest?

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Dr. Liesa Harte
Family Medicine 31 years experience
Traumatic event: I can't tell if you are wondering about physical symptoms or psychological and emotional symptoms. Certainly it is common to experience fear and depression or anxiety after a heart attack. That can affect the risk for another heart attack.
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