Many Patients Fail to Take Drugs After Heart Attack

Pomona, CA - 02/25/2008 --

By Ed Edelson
HealthDay Reporter

A quarter of the people who survive heart attacks don't take the drugs prescribed for them after they leave the hospital, a new study finds.

That failure to adhere to medication increases the patient's risk of dying in the next year, Canadian researchers say. Read the full article >>

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