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Can you really die of a broken heart?

This is a past event.

From 19:00 to 20:00 on 20th September 2017

Fraser Noble Building, Elphinstone Rd, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB24 3UE

Cost: £4 ticket

Known as Takotsubo, broken heart syndrome is a condition that predominantly occurs in women and can be triggered by intense emotional or physical stress.
Diagnosis can be particularly challenging because it presents like a heart attack. But how does this happen?
BHF-funded cardiovascular scientist Dr Dana Dawson along with a panel of experts will discuss this question, suggest answers and reveal the truth about this mysterious condition.

A live panel discussion, this is a one-off event where you can have the chance to put your questions to our experts.

Theme
Health & Social Care
Local Authority Area
N/A
Organisation
British Heart Foundation Scotland
Website
aberdeenperformingarts.com
Enquiries
[email protected]
Telephone
01224 274194