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Ischaemic heart disease: One of the biggest killers

Ischaemic heart disease: One of the biggest killers

Publication date: Monday, 22 January 2018
Contributor(s): Dr Yassir Javaid

Ischaemic or coronary heart disease is the single leading cause of death in any Western population but more critically is one of the leading causes of premature deaths (i.e. deaths 75 years) in both men and women. There are numerous risk factors for ischaemic heart disease and understanding these and other comorbidities is critical to achieving optimal outcomes.

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Category: Editorial
Edition: Volume 8 Number 10 PCCJ Online 2017
Contributor(s): Dr Yassir Javaid

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