Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention or PPCI

PPCI within a few hours of onset of symptoms is now increasingly considered to be the most effective treatment for ST elevation Myocardial infraction or heart attack. A recent case is illustrated in this story.

Heart or Brain attack resembles Aircrash

Most people are familiar with the term "he was an accident waiting to happen" but few will understand just how close the analogy is to real life disasters such as a train or plane crash.. In this article the idea is floated that a Stroke or Heart attack i…