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JACC Article Validates Carotid IMT for Detecting CAD

A study reported in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology demonstrated the value of carotid IMT testing for early detection of coronary artery disease. The article showed that there is a high correlation between carotid plaque and atherosclerosis and coronary artery disease (CAD) as detected through coronary computed tomography angiography (CTA). Tests such [...]

By |2016-12-14T19:09:59+00:00December 14th, 2016|Studies & Reports Review|0 Comments

Heart Disease Risk in Women

Heart disease in women is often times overlooked. Despite being regarded as a disease that mainly affects men, heart disease the number one killer in the United States, kills more women than men a year.   According to the CDC here are some facts on women and heart disease: Heart disease is the leading [...]

By |2016-11-29T18:23:04+00:00November 22nd, 2016|Women's Health|0 Comments