Study Finds Women Get Inferior Care to Men

When facing a severe heart attack, getting to a hospital in time is just part of the challenge. A report today in the journal Circulation warns that once inside the hospital, many women may not be getting the basic care they desperately need. The study found that women are twice as likely to die from a severe heart attack as men. "I am very distressed to see that we're still not giving women equally aggressive treatment for acute heart attack as we are men," said Dr. Marianne Legato,...Full Story
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