Doctor of medical Sciences, cardiologist Ulf Landmesser called three symptoms by which to recognize the approaching heart attack.
According to Landmesser, it is necessary to call an ambulance if the person feels a tightness in his chest, as if the chest “the elephant sat”.
The second symptom is pain, extending to neck and left arm. Sometimes the approaching attack manifested by severe abdominal pain.
The cardiologist noted that especially should be wary if the symptoms are added shortness of breath and anxiety.
Chances of surviving an attack are greatly increased if timely recognize the condition, drew attention Landmesser, adding that with the symptoms people can take aspirin.