Cardiovascular Disease in Women
Heart disease is the leading cause of death for women, and the pathophysiology, prevention strategies, screening, and treatments are often different from men. This session will discuss differences and similarities in heart disease between women and men and offer recommendations for prevention, evaluation, and treatment.
Professor of Medicine/Cardiology
Co-director, UCLA Program in Preventive Cardiology
Director, UCLA Barbra Streisand Women's Heart Health Program David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Los Angeles, CA
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Karol E. Watson, MD, PhD: Speaker for Boehringer Ingelheim. Advisor for Amgen, Amarin, Boehringer Ingelheim, Esperion, and Novartis.
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