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Noninvasive Technologies for Diagnosing Coronary Artery Disease in Women

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What To Discuss With Your Patients (1 of 2)

Key points that should be discussed with your patients include:

  • The risk for developing coronary artery disease (CAD) and factors that might increase the risk, such as smoking, obesity, and a sedentary lifestyle
  • The importance of early detection and management
  • Coexisting conditions such as diabetes and the metabolic syndrome that impact the risk of CAD