Heart attack, also called myocardial infarction, occurs when blood flow to the heart muscle is obstructed. In most cases, this interruption of circulation is due to coronary artery disease, the most common form of cardiovascular illness. Heart attack is a serious and possibly deadly medical event that requires immediate medical attention.
By watching this video, you can learn more about the warning signs of heart attack from men and women who have experienced the symptoms themselves.
Knowing the most common warning signs of heart attack can help you or a loved one seek treatment in time. If you are ever in need of emergency medical care, consider seeking treatment at Los Robles Hospital & Medical Center. Our emergency specialists are available 24 hours a day to provide our community with prompt, quality care when they need it most. Call (702) 233-5437 to learn more about our emergency services.