cardiac nursing--back in the day - page 2

to my more experienced cardiac nurses---what was cardiac nursing like 'back in the day'...now this can be as far back as the 1980's or 1960's.. im so curious to hear what the difference was back then compared to today. i used... Read More

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    You can actually have stents and not have a "heart attack". Some at risk patient's will have other symptoms but no EKG changes and no elevation of enzymes. The MDs will do a catheratization for diagnosis purposes and find something that is borderline and stent it.

    But yes I agree we need more education for these patients

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