Updated: Mar 29, 2022
Today is Share Information Sunday at Aortic Hope.
We wanted to share with you some very interesting statistics noted in the Becker Hospital Review.
"The death rate for patients with a tear in a major artery coming out of the heart, known as aortic dissection, has been rising the past decade, especially among women and Black adults, a new study published in the Journal of the American Heart Association found." To read about the rise in dissections among women and African Americans, please view this article.