Heart disease awareness quiz 1

Heart disease awareness quiz 1

Pick out the WRONG statement:

a) Heart attack and cardiac arrest are the same

b) Heart attack is due to block in a blood vessel of the heart

c) Best treatment for heart attack in the early hours is removal of the block in blood vessel by angioplasty

d) Next best option is dissolving the clot in the blood vessel by medicines

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This is the first question in this series of Heart disease awareness quiz. Answers with explanations will be published two days after each question. Readers are also welcome to ask general questions on heart disease for which replies will be provided in future posts. Please note that specific questions on an individual’s problem cannot be addressed as it needs help from your physician.