JawaPos.com – Trends in noncommunicable diseases such as heart attacks began to shift at a young age. The symptoms are quite typical and should be recognized earlier.
In a webinar entitled “Early Detection of Heart Disease: Is It Possible?” It was revealed that during the pandemic, the average hospital death rate from heart attacks is said to have increased by 23 percent. In fact, 16.3 percent of the patients treated in the Covid-19 isolation room were found to have a congenital cardiovascular disease.
“A passive lifestyle during the pandemic is suspected to be one of the triggers,” said Director, Country Manager Diagnostics, Roche Indonesia, Ahmed Hassan online, Thursday (11/11).
How do you recognize it?
Cardiovascular specialist Siloam Hospitals Lippo Village, DR. DR. Antonia Anna Lukito, Sp.JP (K), FIHA, FAPSIC, FAsCC, FSCAI stated that in 2018 at least 15 out of 1,000 people in Indonesia will suffer from cardiovascular diseases sufferers suffer from heart disease. Especially when the patient is young and productive.
Symptoms include shortness of breath with cold sweats, weakness, palpitations, or left chest pain. If you experience these symptoms, it most likely indicates symptoms of heart disease that need to be identified and treated early.
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