An expanding knowledge of the mechanisms and effects of alcohol consumption on cardiovascular disease.


Over the last 2 decades, observational evidence largely supports an association between light to moderate alcohol consumption (up to 1 drink per day in women and up to 2 drinks per day in men) and a lower risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD), largely driven by a reduction in coronary heart disease. Most studies suggest a nadir in risk in the light to… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/HCR.0000000000000042


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