Who needs secondary prevention?

  title={Who needs secondary prevention?},
  author={Ines Frederix and Paul Dendale and J. C. M. von Schmid},
  journal={European journal of preventive cardiology},
  volume={24 3_suppl},
Secondary prevention for ischaemic heart disease can be defined as a comprehensive set of measures, aiming to reduce the recurrence of cardiovascular disease and to improve long-term prognosis. Despite its proven efficacy, uptake and adherence rates remain poor. This paper summarises the available European recommendations for secondary prevention in varying… CONTINUE READING