A 32-year-old member asked:
my grandma had a heart attack please help!? i just found out she had one and she lives 7 hours away. i don't know if she will be okay can you die after having one?
2 doctor answers • 5 doctors weighed in
General Surgery 56 years experience
Variable: One can die, but most are saved and improved, depending on age and total, risk factors, and amount of damage.
Call her doctor or nurse and get the information.
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Thoracic Surgery 39 years experience
Yes: Still today, about 50% of people still die on first heart attack. Early diagnosis and inmediate coronary revascularization, chemical/interventional is lifesaving.
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Last updated Jan 27, 2017
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