Despite being one of the world's biggest killers of women, heart disease is under-diagnosed, under-treated, and under-managed.
Why? What is going wrong?Important and ground-breaking, Women and Heart Disease brings our attention to the inadequacies in both the diagnosis and treatment of heart disease in women. Key features:* written by Nanette Wenger and Peter Collins, two of the world's leading cardiologists* contributions from leaders in women's cardiac health* covers all aspects of cardiovascular disease, not just coronary artery disease* fully updated. Building on the success of the best-selling first edition, this is essential reading for all physicians with a particular interest in women and heart disease.