Dr. Andrew Krahn, head of UBC Cardiology and president of the Canadian Cardiovascular Society, talks to the media on how cardiac care in Canada is affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, and on the importance of seeking medical attention for anyone with signs of heart attack or stroke during the pandemic.
Links to the articles:
National post – https://nationalpost.com/health/kind-of-scared-preparing-for-possible-covid-19-wave-hospitals-delay-surgeries-clear-out-wards
Globe and Mail – https://headtopics.com/ca/ontario-b-c-data-suggest-fewer-people-seeking-care-for-serious-heart-attacks-amid-covid-19-pandemi-12761596
CBC National – https://www.cbc.ca/news/health/heart-attacks-covid-1.5552090