Ischemic Heart Disease


Also know as coronary artery disease, it includes a group of diseases that includes stable angina, unstable angina, myocardial infarction, and sudden cardiac death. It makes patients more susceptible to heart failure.


To help decrease the risk of heart failure, patients should avoid smoking and excessive alcohol. Patients should also exercise and eat well.

Links to authorities:

State Public Health Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Programs


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