Women and invasive diagnostic procedures

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Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death among women in Europe causing almost 2.1 million deaths each year. According to the European Heart Network, CVD accounts for 42 % of mortality in women under 75 years of age [1]. One of the main forms of CVD is coronary artery disease (CAD).
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPercutaneous Treatment of Cardiovascular Diseases in Women
EditorsPatricia Presbitero, Julinda Mehilli, Anna Sonia Petronio
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Number of pages19
ISBN (Electronic)9783319396118
ISBN (Print)9783319396095
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2016

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NamePercutaneous Treatment of Cardiovascular Diseases in Women

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