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Coronary Heart Disease in Women

Prevention - Diagnosis - Therapy

  • Elisabeth von der Lohe

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XV
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About this book

Introduction

 

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?

Keywords

Bypass cardiovascular complications coronary heart disease diagnosis heart heart disease hormones myocardial infarction pathophysiology physiology prevention surgery therapy treatment

Authors and affiliations

  • Elisabeth von der Lohe
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  1. 1.Wishard Health Services, Krannert Institute of CardiologyIndiana University, Clarian Cardiovascular CenterIndianapolisUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-55553-4
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2003
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-00128-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-55553-4
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