Heart attack (acute)

Myocardical infarction (acute)

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The condition Heart attack (acute) is also known as myocardical infarction (acute).

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02 May 2016 Many Australians who are at risk of heart attack or stroke are not receiving recommended medications. Find out more about cardiovascular disease prevention.
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05 Jan 2016 Terry White Chemists Metoprolol Tartrate Tablets is a brand of medicine. Find out about side effects, who can and who shouldn’t use Terry White Chemists Metoprolol Tartrate Tablets by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information. See our tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
23 Mar 2015 Metoprolol Sandoz Tablets is a brand of medicine. Find out about side effects, who can and who shouldn’t use Metoprolol Sandoz Tablets by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information. See our tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
For health professionals (CPD activity)
19 Feb 2015 This case study features a 55-year-old man who is worried about his risk of heart attack. Earn free CPD points by completing this online activity about blood pressure management.
For health professionals (Health professional publication)
30 Jan 2015 A trial in patients with acute coronary syndromes reaffirms the safety and efficacy of a lipid-modifying drug (ezetimibe) when added to statin therapy (simvastatin) for treating elevated LDL-C level in high-risk patients.
For health professionals (Health professional publication)
04 Sep 2014 The European Medicines Agency has announced a safety evaluation of ivabradine (Coralan) after identification of a small but significant increased risk of cardiovascular death or non-fatal heart attack during a trial investigating effect of ivabradine on cardiovascular complications in patients with coronary artery disease.
For health professionals (CPD activity)
27 May 2014 Review and manage a patient with poorly controlled chronic angina in a patient with a recent history of myocardial infarction.
(Medicine)
24 May 2013 Some foods and drinks can change the way warfarin works in your body, either increasing or decreasing your blood clotting ability. Find out which foods can have an effect.
(Medicine)
15 May 2013 While the thought of living with warfarin can seem daunting at first, many people are able to take warfarin without experiencing problems. Find out what can affect warfarin and blood clotting to help you live safely.
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05 Feb 2013 Anticoagulant medicines are used to prevent or treat blood clots. Find out about the active ingredients in anticoagulant medicines.