Guidelines for the prevention of cardiovascular disease in women: international challenges and opportunities.

@article{Gupta2012GuidelinesFT,
  title={Guidelines for the prevention of cardiovascular disease in women: international challenges and opportunities.},
  author={Divya Gupta and Nanette K Wenger},
  journal={Expert review of cardiovascular therapy},
  year={2012},
  volume={10 3},
  pages={379-85}
}
Women are victims of cardiovascular disease (CVD) at rates similar to men. A reduction in CVD within developed nations has been noted and is primarily due to preventive efforts focused on risk factor modification. Middle- and low-income nations, however, have noted an increase in CVD. Efforts to reduce the occurrence of CVD risk factors targeting women's… CONTINUE READING