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Are death rates different for heart attacks and strokes?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Yes

According to the center for disease control the 2010 death rate stroke was 129, 000 and for heart attack, approx 500, 000.
For an individual, the specifics are critical as stroke and myocardial infarction both come in many different flavors.

In brief: Yes

According to the center for disease control the 2010 death rate stroke was 129, 000 and for heart attack, approx 500, 000.
For an individual, the specifics are critical as stroke and myocardial infarction both come in many different flavors.
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