The doctors found, how are diabetes and the risk of heart attack.
The presence of diabetes and of itself significantly reduces the quality of life, and now found that when the disease dramatically increases the risk of death in the case of a heart attack.
British scientists have found that diabetics die 56% more often when faced with heart attacks, compared with those who are in the same situation does not have diabetes. These findings were made after researchers took into account the role of age, gender and other diseases, as well as the difference in getting urgent medical care.
Previously, scientists were aware that diabetics are more likely to die from a heart attack, but scientists do not know whether this was due directly to diabetes or related conditions. The researchers emphasize that modern medicine has dramatically increased the survival rate of victims of heart attacks. But their findings show that experiencing a heart attack patients with diabetes should receive particularly careful care and attention from all the specialists in hospitals. In the next phase of their study, the scientists want to find out what exactly diabetes so increases the risk of death from a heart attack.
Representatives of associations of patients with diabetes emphasize that the management of this disease significantly reduces the risk of cardiovascular disease. That is why patients with diabetes need to follow a healthy diet and physical activity, they also need to take medicines prescribed by doctors.