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Contemporary management of coronary heart disease.
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PMID:  21125040     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Coronary heart disease remains the leading cause of mortality in the UK. This review focuses on the contemporary management of patients with acute coronary syndromes and those with stable angina, including the role of primary percutaneous coronary intervention versus fibrinolytic therapy in a UK setting, current and emerging antiplatelet and anticoagulant therapies and the latest guidance on secondary prevention/lifestyle modification.
Authors:
I B A Menown
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The journal of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh     Volume:  40     ISSN:  1478-2715     ISO Abbreviation:  J R Coll Physicians Edinb     Publication Date:  2010 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-12-02     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101144324     Medline TA:  J R Coll Physicians Edinb     Country:  Scotland    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  44-7; quiz 48     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Craigavon Cardiac Centre, Craigavon Hospital, Craigavon BT635QQ, Northern Ireland, UK. ian.menown@southerntrust.hscni.net
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J R Coll Physicians Edinb. 2010 Jun;40(2):189; author reply 189   [PMID:  21125063 ]

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