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You?re having a heart attack. Why not ask for help"

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You?re having a heart attack.  Why not ask for help" You?re having a heart attack.  Why not ask for help"

You?re having a heart attack. Why not ask for help"






A perceived inability to act on symptoms could signify a life-threatening situation, according to research published today in the European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, a journal of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) 

Most deaths from heart attack occur in the first few hours after the start of symptoms.  Quick treatment is crucial to restore blood flow to blocked arteries and save lives. The time it takes for patients to interpret and respond to symptoms is the main reason for delays in getting to a hospital and the care they need.

The study enrolled 326 patients undergoing acute treatment for a first or second heart attack. Participants completed the validated questionnaire ?Patients? appraisal, emotions and action tendencies preceding care-seeking in acute myocardial infarction? (PA-AMI).
Patients in the study waited a median of three hours before seeking medical help. Some delayed for more than 24 hours. So what went through their minds during that period" This study, for the first time, identified two general reactions.

A perceived inability to act had a significant impact on patients who waited more than 12 hours. These patients said: ?I lost all power to act when my symptoms began?; ?I did not know what to do when I got my symptoms?; ?my symptoms paralysed me?; and ?I felt I had lost control of myself when I got my symptoms?.

?This immobilisation during ongoing heart attack symptoms has not been shown or studied before,? said study au...
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News source: Noticias de Salud
Publication date: 28-05-2019 16:05
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