Heart Disease: Know the Facts

A study conducted at Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital revealed that women as compared to men pose a higher risk of being under-diagnosed of heart attacks in the absence of gender-specific diagnostic tests. The severity of a Heart attack is diagnosed by testing the levels of a protein (Troponin). The findings in this study pointed towards the fact that women had lower Troponin levels that could not be detected by the conventional test. Read the full report: http://bit.ly/1bSvjYh