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Heart Care for Life: Developing the Program That Works Best for You

Yale Medicine Magazine, 2006 - Autumn


by Barry L. Zaret, M.D., the Robert W. Berliner Professor of Medicine, and Genell J. Subak-Sharpe, M.S. (Yale University Press) This book outlines characteristics common to each form of heart disease, from angina and heart attacks to high blood pressure and cardiac arrhythmias. The authors include instructional case histories and guide the reader in assessing personal variables to develop an individual treatment and life style program. The authors also provide quizzes to assess risk factors and suggest questions that readers can ask their doctors.