The holidays are like no other time in your local hospital’s emergency department. Having family in from out of town results in pickup football injuries, carving knife gashes, and maladies that should have been addressed long ago. Heart attacks additionally create a spike in dead-on-arrival cases greater than any other days of the year. Experts discuss why these occur and how to prevent them.
- Dr. Christopher Michos, Connecticut ER physician
- Dr. Robert Kloner, Director of Research, Heart Institute, Good Samaritan Hospital, Los Angeles and Professor of Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California
- Dr. David Phillips, Professor of Sociology, University of California at San Diego