Symptoms of Heart Attack in Women

February 23, 2010 9:38:58 AM PST
Half of women surveyed still don't realize that heart disease is the No. 1 killer.

Symptoms of Heart Attack In Women

  • Neck, shoulder, upper back or abdominal discomfort
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Sweating
  • Lightheadedness or Dizziness
  • Unusual Fatigue

Much more information at:

Life's Simple 7

  • Never smoked or quit more than a year ago
  • Body Mass index less than 25
  • 150 minutes of Physical Activity
  • Healthy Diet
  • Cholesterol less than 200
  • Glucose less than 100

Radiologist Dr. Andrew Rosensen joined us to talk about the symptoms of heart disease in women.

About Dr. Rosenson:

2006 - Present President of AR Radiology

v Diagnostic Radiology organization with free-standing imaging center called HeartScan of Chicago, specializing in state-of-the-art CT technology with a primary focus on Coronary Artery CT Angiography and peripheral vascular CT Angiography. The center will be expanding its services to become a center of excellence for the full range of CT Imaging.

1995 - present President of AR Imaging

v Diagnostic Radiology practice providing professional services for hospitals, outpatient imaging centers and physician organizations;

v Outpatient Imaging Program providing technical services, professional interpretations and Utilization Analysis for clinical practices and groups;

v Practice management including comprehensive transcription and billing services;

v Mobile Ultrasound;

v Consulting to clinical practices and provider groups, (including primary care, single specialty and multi-specialty), for Development and Management of Diagnostic Imaging Systems.

2005 - 2006 President of Walton Radiology

v Diagnostic Radiology practice providing professional services exclusively for free-standing imaging center network specializing in Coronary Artery CT Angiography and peripheral vascular CT Angiography;

v Medical Director of imaging center network.