Table 2

Previous symptoms in those who died suddenly

SymptomsNo
Chest pain for a few days2
Chest pain for a few weeks and attended GP2
“Indigestion for a few days”1
Chest pain earlier in the day1
Myocardial infarction 3 years previously1
Angina1
Known to have a “bad heart”1
Surgery for aortic valve stenosis1