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Tracking Bad Plaque to Prevent Heart Attacks

A new imaging technique may help doctors find the source of a heart attack before it happens.

What if doctors could find the source of a heart attack before it happens? Up to 1 million heart attacks occur in the U.S. each year, and “not a single one can be predicted,” says cardiologist Ryan Madder at the Frederik Meijer Heart and Vascular Institute in Grand Rapids, Mich.
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