Heart Disease

Austin Maiello

facts on heart disease and how people get it

  • 610,000 people die of heart disease each year
  • heart disease is the leading cause of death
  • poor diet and exercising leads to heart disease
  • Heart disease costs the United States $316.4 billion annually.
  • people suffer from more heart attacks in the morning than any other time of day

the different types of heart disease

  • coronary artery disease
  • high blood pressure
  • cardiac arrest
  • congestive heart failure
  • high cholesterol levels

percentages of ages of people and death in the u.s.

29% of people with heart disease are bellow the age of 65

heart disease accounts for 40% of deaths in the u.s.

the survival rate of cardiac arrest is as low as 1-2%

The american heart association

the american heart association is a organisation that provides information to help people who are diagnosed with a heart condition. they give courses on CPR training. the american heart association gives people information on how to live healthy with a heart condition.
Advances and Techniques of Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery