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Causes of a heart attack

Learn more about the common causes of a heart attack from leading Australian health organisations.

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Heart attack

Trusted information on heart attacks including what they are, causes, symptoms, diagnosis, prevention, treatments, and living with heart attacks.

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Complications of a heart attack

Heart attack can result in additional complications. Find out about common problems from the information and resources on this page.

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Heart attack diagnosis

Information on how a heart attack is diagnosed, diagnostic tests a healthcare team will do and links to trusted resources.

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Heart attack prevention

Trusted information on heart attack prevention through lifestyle measures, and links to trusted resources

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Life after a heart attack

If you have been diagnosed with heart attack, discover ways to comfortably manage your daily life by reading the tips on this page.

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Heart attack treatments

Trusted information on heart attack treatments including thrombolysis, bypass surgery and defibrillators, and links to trusted resources

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Heart attack symptoms

Dial triple zero (000) immediately if you suspect that you or someone you know is having a heart attack. Find out about the symptoms of heart attack.

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Coronary heart disease symptoms

Trusted information on coronary heart disease symptoms including angina, heart attacks and heart failure, and links to trusted resources

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Cardiac enzymes

Cardiac enzyme tests can check whether the heart muscle is damaged, and indicate if a person has had a heart attack. The most common test is troponin. Learn more about these type of blood tests.

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Living with coronary heart disease

If you have been diagnosed with coronary heart disease, discover ways to comfortably manage your daily life by reading the tips on this page.

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