Winter in general, and the holidays in particular, are the busiest time of year in hospital emergency departments, even in places where it doesn’t snow. Experts discuss the increase in deaths of all kinds, including the “Merry Christmas Coronary” and possible reasons those deaths bounce up.
- Dr. Christopher Michos, Emergency Physician
- Dr. Robert Kloner, Chief Science Officer and Scientific Director of Cardiovascular Research, Huntington Medical Research Institutes and Prof. of Medicine, Univ. of Southern California Keck School of Medicine
- Dr. David Phillips, Emeritus Prof. of Sociology, Univ. of California, San Diego