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Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Women

New primary prevention guidelines for women addresses both risk factors unique to women, such as auto-immune disease and pregnancy related factors, as well as differences in traditional risk factors…

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Thoracic aorta disease in an asymptomatic primary prevention population

Dr. Milind Desai, Medical Director of the Aorta Center, discusses a recently published paper looking at a series of asymptomatic middle aged males who underwent chest computed tomographyalong with…

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Non-invasive detection using computed tomography and prediction of residual cardiovascular risk

(the CRISP CT study) Dr. Milind Desai describes the findings of a post-hoc analysis of outcome data gathered prospectively from two independent cohorts of consecutive patients undergoing coronary CTA…

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