March 23, 2012
Blood Test May Help Predict Heart Attacks
Alice Park, Time
Doctors can easily tell when someone is having a heart attack, but one thing they can’t do is predict an attack before it happens. Even patients who come in for stress tests and get a clean bill of health often end up back in the hospital with a heart attack just days later.
TAGGED: medical diagnostics, heart attack, endothelial cells, blood test