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How common are heart attacks in young people?

How common are heart attacks in young people?

It’s alarming to think that a heart attack can come out of the blue, even in younger, seemingly healthy people. Thanks to lower rates of smoking, the number of Australians with heart disease is falling. Eastern Heart Clinic’s Medical Director Assoc Professor Nigel...

Electrophysiology study: what you need to know

Electrophysiology study: what you need to know

If you have an irregular heartbeat (arrhythmia), your doctor might ask you to have an electrophysiology study. This procedure will allow your doctor to assess any issues you may have with the electrical activity in your heart, and identify how best to address it. ...