Author(s): Eastwood JA, Doering LV
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Abstract Coronary artery disease in women is associated with higher morbidity and mortality than in men. The purpose of this article is to summarize recent literature concerning gender-based differences. Specific differences in pathophysiology, traditional and psychosocial risk factors, symptom presentation, treatments, and outcomes between women and men will be reviewed.
This article was published in J Cardiovasc Nurs
and referenced in Journal of Antivirals & Antiretrovirals