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CAD underrecognized in women

Martha Gulati, MD, MS, FACC, FAHA

Martha Gulati

CAD remains a leading cause of death among both sexes, but women are still less likely than men to receive preventive recommendations, according to a state-of-the-art review published in Global Heart.

In the review, Kavita Sharma, MD, and Martha Gulati, MD, MS, FACC, FAHA, both of The Ohio State University, said CAD affects women differently than men. More »


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  • July 30, 2013
  • CAD remains a leading cause of death among both sexes, but women are still less likely than men to receive preventive recommendations, according to a...More »