Going to a hospital for a heart attack could leave you with another serious health problem

Going to a hospital for a heart attack could leave you with another serious health problem

From Bloomberg:

Patients who enter hospitals due to heart attacks may be leaving with anemia caused by laboratory tests that draw too much blood, raising their risk of declining health and death, a study found.

In an analysis of almost 18,000 patients in 57 U.S. hospitals from 2000 to 2008, researchers found that 20 percent of patients who didn’t have anemia when admitted for heart attacks developed moderate to severe cases of the red blood-cell Read full article here