Coronary Heart Disease in Women

Coronary Heart Disease in Women

Author: Elisabeth von der Lohe

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9783642555534

Category: Medical

Page: 210

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Take advantage of new insights into prevention, diagnosis and treatment of coronary heart disease in women -- to the benefit of your patients. Designed to optimize your daily practice, this book gives lucid, up-to-date answers to numerous questions: What are the risks and benefits of hormone replacement therapy? What are the major risk factors for coronary heart disease in women? What are the most appropriate diagnostic tests in women? Which is the better treatment option for the woman with myocardial infarction -- lysis or primary angioplasty?
Women and Heart Disease
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Desmond Julian, Nanette Wenger
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-11-10 - Publisher: CRC Press

Despite being one of the world's biggest killers of women, heart disease is under-diagnosed, under-treated, and under-managed. Why? What is going wrong? Important and ground-breaking, Women and Heart Disease brings our attention to the inadequacies in both the diagnosis and treatment of heart disease in women. Key features: * written
Women and Heart Disease
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Desmond Julian, Nanette Wenger
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-04-16 - Publisher: CRC Press

This is a groundbreaking book which explains the important clinical and surgical aspects of the diagnosis and treatment of heart disease in women, and seeks to improve the understanding of the difference gender makes to both the presentation of heart disease and the disease itself.
American Heart Association Complete Guide to Women's Heart Health
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: American Heart Association
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-12-27 - Publisher: Harmony

Heart disease poses the greatest health threat that women in the United States face: One in every three women will die from it each year. But that doesn't have to be the case. Heart disease is not an inevitable part of growing older. In fact, if you reach the age
Women and Heart Disease
Language: en
Pages: 314
Authors: Edward B. Diethrich, Carol Cohan
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher:

A pioneering guide to the treatment of heart disease in women discusses warning signs of cardiac problems, risk assessment, a program of treatment and prevention, and specific preventive guidelines for diet, exercise, and stress reduction. Reprint.
Saving Women's Hearts
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Martha Gulati, Sherry Torkos
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-02-11 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Mention the term "heart disease" and most people picture an overweight, middle-aged man. Yet the reality is that heart disease is the number one killer of women in North America, accounting for a third of all deaths in women and far surpassing the prevalence of breast cancer. Cardiologist Dr. Martha