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Cardiovascular risk: differences between men and women
Journal Title: WELFARE E ERGONOMIA 
Author/s: Roberto Volpe 
Year:  2018 Issue: Language: Italian 
Pages:  8 Pg. 135-142 FullText PDF:  243 KB
DOI:  10.3280/WE2018-001009
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If the incidence of vascular events in women, at least up to the age of 75, is lower than in men, the mortality rate is higher: in other words, when women are affected by acute heart attack, they have a higher mortality rate than men. and recurrence of heart attacks are also more frequent in women. Therefore, prevention and cardiovascular therapy should also be im-proved (and especially) in women.
Keywords: Gender medicine; cardiovascular risk; mortality; prevention.

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Roberto Volpe, Cardiovascular risk: differences between men and women in "WELFARE E ERGONOMIA" 1/2018, pp. 135-142, DOI:10.3280/WE2018-001009

   

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