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Tailor treatment to the patient in stable angina.

Abstract:

According to the 2006 Health Survey for England, angina affects 8% of men and 3% of women aged 55-64 increasing to 14% and 8% respectively for those aged 65-74. It is important to reassure patients with clinically significant coronary artery disease, both symptomatic and asymptomatic, that for most lifestyle modification and optimal medical therapy will prove sufficient treatment. However, a minority of patients may also require intervention by stents or surgery. It is vital that patients wit...

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Journal:
Practitioner
Volume:
255
Issue:
1744
Pages:
25-3
Publication date:
2011-10-01
ISSN:
0032-6518
Source identifiers:
308251
Language:
English
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uuid:0941551e-5dec-4006-b786-02bc30da1783
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pubs:308251
Deposit date:
2013-02-20

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