Gail D’Onofrio, MD, chair of Emergency Medicine, knew that despite Ferriolo’s lack of traditional symptoms, something wasn’t right. Thanks to Dr. D’Onofrio’s persistence and expert eye, Ferriolo was sent to Robert Attaran, MD, for what’s called an emergency cardiac catheterization. The procedure removed the blockage in his heart and, ultimately, saved his life. This short documentary video tells Ron's story.
Keywords in this story:
Coronary Artery Disease, Coronary Stenting, Atherosclerosis, Myocardial Infarction