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Tailoring Cardiac Care for Women
Health Leaders Media

Confusion and uncertainty cloud the issue of women’s heart disease, and perhaps surprisingly that lack of clarity is even evident among physicians—or at least among those who aren’t cardiologists.

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in females, but this fact is not understood universally by the general population. Many people also fail to realize that the symptoms of heart disease in women can be dramatically different than those for the same ailment in men.