chest pain

Nazareth Sonela
Lynne Adkins
November 26, 2019 - 8:59 am
Chest pain is one of the most common ailments sending people to emergency rooms and deciding who should be hospitalized, is a numbers game. Dr. Sonela Skenderi, a cardiologist at Nazareth Hospital in Northeast Philadelphia, says doctors use a low risk chest pain protocol to determine which patients...
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The American Heart Association conference, held in Philadelphia this year.
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Antionette Lee
November 16, 2019 - 3:10 pm
People with severe but stable heart disease from clogged arteries may have less chest pain if they get a procedure to improve blood flow rather than just giving medicines a chance to help, but it won't cut their risk of having a heart attack or dying over the following few years, a big federally...
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Man with chest pain.
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KYW Staff
October 15, 2019 - 3:52 pm
The question comes up quite a bit: What should I do if I have chest pain and feel otherwise fine and there is no radiation to the jaw or any of those classic signs and there is no shortness of breath?
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Broken heart syndrome
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October 22, 2018 - 4:00 am
KYW’s Medical Reports Sponsored By Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- It's called broken heart syndrome. As its name suggests, it can be brought on by stressful situations including the death of a loved one. The symptoms of broken heart...
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