You usually can't prevent acute pericarditis. You can take steps to reduce your chance of having another acute episode, having complications, or getting chronic pericarditis.
These steps include getting prompt treatment, following your treatment plan, and having ongoing medical care (as your doctor advises).
Clinical trials are research studies that explore whether a medical strategy, treatment, or device is safe and effective for humans.
August 19, 2014
Gary H. Gibbons
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