Dr Oz: Aortic Rupture Warning Signs
While discussing the death of one of America’s most beloved TV dads, Alan Thicke, Dr Oz wanted to know: could he have been saved? Reporter Michael Yo spoke with emergency medical expert John Everlove who analyzed the medical reports and medical details of Alan’s case.
What Killed Alan Thicke?
Michael asked the big question right away: could Alan Thicke have been saved? John first pointed out that Alan benefited from a proper response from 9-1-1: rapid treatment and transport and rapid intervention once he arrived at the hospital. Alan suffered form an aortic rupture, which is a truly life-threatening emergency that progresses so quickly that often times patients just don’t make it, which is what happened in Alan’s case. John found it hard to believe that the outcome could’ve been any different.
Dr. Oz shared some warning signs of Aortic Rupture and prevention tips that you don’t want to miss, on the next page…