Heart Attack

Bennett Davidson

What really is a heart attack

A heart attack occurs when a blood clot forms in the coronary artery and oxygen is not able to get to the heart, oxygen is needed for the heart to work properly

Symptoms

  • Chest Pain
  • Pain or discomfort in one or both arms
  • Shortness in breath with or without chest discomfort
  • Breaking out in a cold sweat
  • Nausea
What causes a heart attack?

Treatments

  • Oxygen Therapy
  • Aspirin
  • Nitroglycerin
  • Treatments for chest pain