About the Book
What Do the Best-Trained Doctors Do to Beat Heart Disease?
In today's avalanche of medical information, how can you distinguish between proven evidence and unfounded claims? This is the first book to translate key medical data into clear guidelines capturing the highest treatment standards for heart disease. Renowned cardiovascular expert Dr. Harlan Krumholz presents seven strategies for reducing cardiac risk—what professionals agree really works. In this indispensable handbook, he also profiles care alternatives from supplements to stress reduction as well as treatments on the horizon. A "Tools for Success" section helps you track blood pressure, cholesterol, exercise, and weight.
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“Dr. Krumholz has a gift for translating jargon into clear, accessible language that the concerned reader can easily absorb.” —Kirkus Reviews
...crammed with valuable information on key strategies that researchers have found work best to beat this No. 1 killer. —Naples Daily News (FL)
- ISBN: 9780060578343
- ISBN 10: 0060578343
- Imprint: William Morrow Paperbacks
- On Sale: 02/15/2005
- Pages: 288
- List Price: 19.99 CAD
- BISAC1: MEDICAL / Cardiology
- BISAC2: HEALTH & FITNESS / Diseases / Heart
- BISAC3: HEALTH & FITNESS / Healthy Living