Importance of Secondary Prevention After Myocardial Infarction
Although acute cardiovascular care is important, secondary prevention after myocardial infarction is also essential, experts say. They note that, at present, the rate of recurrence after myocardial infarction remains high, and the problem will only grow without appropriate care.
The experts contend that increased awareness of the importance of secondary prevention among both physicians and patients is critical. Moreover, providing care based on guidelines is necessary.
In this video, physicians discuss how to raise awareness and programs aimed at improving implementation of guideline-based care in secondary prevention.