Angina Pectoris (cont.)
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What is the outlook for a person with angina?
The most common and serious complications of coronary heart disease are heart attack and sudden death from cardiac arrest.
A person's future depends on the severity of their condition, any heart muscle injury they have incurred, and their risk of heart rhythm abnormalities.
What support groups or counseling are available for someone with angina and their family?
American Heart Association
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
National Institutes of Health, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
Medically reviewed by Robert J. Bryg, MD; Board Certified Internal Medicine with subspecialty in Cardiovascular Disease
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 5/26/2016
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