Title

Coronary artery disease in women: a population-based perspective

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

Publication Date

1-1-1995

Document Type

Article

Subjects

Age Factors; Comorbidity; Coronary Disease; Female; Humans; Risk Factors; Sex Factors

Disciplines

Bioinformatics | Biostatistics | Epidemiology | Health Services Research

Abstract

Coronary artery disease (CAD) remains a disease of major public health importance among women. In light of this fact, attention has focused recently on the differential expression of the disease in women as compared to men. This review will attempt to describe the characteristics of CAD among women from a population-based perspective.

Rights and Permissions

Citation: Cardiology. 1995;86(4):265-9.

Journal/Book/Conference Title

Cardiology

Related Resources

Link to Article in PubMed