Did you know that St. Mary’s General Hospital is the only hospital in the region without MRI, and the only regional cardiac care centre in the province without this vital piece of equipment?
“We are actually the only full-service cardiac program in Ontario, but we don't have cardiac MRI on-site."
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"There are certain times where we simply don't have the luxury of waiting for an MRI to be booked...other times the patient is simply too unstable to transport."
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“I don’t want to stop doing what I’m doing, because I feel like I’ve been given a second chance.”
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"I lost complete faith in my body. My body let me down. It was very depressing and upsetting and I felt like a victim."
"You never think it's going to happen to you, right? I thought I was fine. I thought I was healthy...I had no symptoms at all."