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Had stent put in after a positive stress test. How long must I stay off work?
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Dr. Peter Kurzweil
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Ask ur cardiologist
There are no standard answers for these kind of questions.
Many factors are involved, including age, kind of work, other illnesses, how mentally stressed u r at current job. Typically, 1-4 weeks, during whichyurt into a prescribed exercise routine, change whatever negative lifestyle habits u have. Think 'i just got a second chance at living'; what matters, what to let go of, enjoy, carpe diem...

In brief: Ask ur cardiologist
There are no standard answers for these kind of questions.
Many factors are involved, including age, kind of work, other illnesses, how mentally stressed u r at current job. Typically, 1-4 weeks, during whichyurt into a prescribed exercise routine, change whatever negative lifestyle habits u have. Think 'i just got a second chance at living'; what matters, what to let go of, enjoy, carpe diem...
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
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Dr. Hanriet Minasian
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Depends on your job
You can return to work based on your comfort level and level of activity.
All of these depend on how physically demanding your job is. You should consult your cardiologist with these details and make a decision.

In brief: Depends on your job
You can return to work based on your comfort level and level of activity.
All of these depend on how physically demanding your job is. You should consult your cardiologist with these details and make a decision.
Dr. Hanriet Minasian
Dr. Hanriet Minasian
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