Sex differences identified in cardiovascular outcomes. Practitioner January 2022;266(1854):7

Sex differences identified in cardiovascular outcomes

24 Jan 2022Registered users

Women who had survived a first coronary event had a significantly lower risk of major adverse cardiovascular events and recurrent coronary heart disease than men, a population-based cohort study has found. However, women had a higher risk of stroke, heart failure, and all-cause mortality compared with men.

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