Heart Attack Prediction Tool Created By Dallas Researchers

Heart Attack Prediction Tool Created By Dallas Researchers

August 29, 2019 0 By Bertrand Dibbert


11I-TEAM, YOU CAN E-MAIL THEM. THEIR ADDRESS IS [email protected] IF YOU KNEW YOU WERE LIKELY TO HAVE AN ATTACK OR GOOD IDEA YOU MAY HAVE ONE IN THE NEXT TEN YEARS, WOULD YOU WANT TO DO ANYTHING TODAY TO PREVENT IT. THEY HAVE PRODUCED WHAT THEY CALL A HEART ATTACK PREDICTION TOOL. STEVE PICKETT HAS THE STORY. Reporter: TAKE A LOOK. CAN YOU TELL. WHO AMONG THE DOZENS DOCUMENTED ALONG DALLAS’ DOWNTOWN CENTRAL BUSINESS DIRECT FIND THEMSELVES STRUGGLING WITH HEART DOZEN? OR POSSIBLY DYING FROM A HEART ATTACK. YOU PUT IN ALL OF THIS DATA. Reporter: UT SOUTH WESTERN DIRECTOR CALLS THIS ONLINE WEB PAGE ASTROCHARM.ORG. POWERFUL PREDICTOR OF HEART ATTACKS FOR THOSE THAT WILL USE IT. IT IS PREDICTION. WE WANT THAT PREDICTION TO BE AS PER SIGHS AS POSSIBLE. Reporter: THIS DEVELOPED ONLINE CALCULATOR ADDS UP YOUR HEART DISEASE FACTORS, SMOKING, CHOLESTEROL LEVEL, HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE, COMBINED WITH A CALCIUM SCAN OF THE HEART. ADD IT UP, YOU GET A RISK PERCENTAGE OF YOUR CHANCE TO FACE CARDIOVASCULAR ARREST OR DISEASE WITHIN TEN YEARS. I THINK THE BEST WAY TO DO THAT IS IN CONJUNCTION WITH YOUR DOCTOR. WHERE YOU CAN TAKE THE INFORMATION THAT GOES IN THIS CALCULATOR AND BASED ON THAT, WHAT DO WE NEED TO DO TO LOW EVER THAT RISK? Reporter: THE RESEARCH FOCUSED ON THIS CARDIOLOGY CALCULATOR WITH THE HOPES OF HELPING SOMEONE SPECIFIC. HOW ABOUT ASTRONAUTS FROM NASA? YES STARTED WITH RESEARCHING ASTRO NOTES AND — ASTRONAUTS AND THEIR CARDIOVASCULAR CARE. NOW ANYONE CAN FIND THE HEART ATTACK MISCALCULATOR ONLINE. IN DALLAS STEVE PICKETT CBS 11 NEWS.