Patient Stories




A Perfect Storm


Bob Matthias, 55, of Lynn, arrived at NSMC's Emergency Department on a cold February night, all but unconscious. When he awoke in the NSMC Heart Center two days later, he learned how close he had come to dying. A physician described the heart attack that brought Matthias to the hospital as the "perfect storm."  Read more

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