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Heart attack patients take longer to call emergency when symptoms are gradual

Thursday 12th September 2019
According to a study published in the European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, heart attack symptoms can be gradual or abrupt and both situations are a medical emergency. 
 
The study found that patients with gradual symptom onset took eight hours to get medical help compared to 2.6 hours for those with abrupt symptoms. A maximum delay of two hours is recommended to get fast treatment and the best outcomes; serious...