CAD in Patients With Advanced Lung Disease | News Brief

American researchers suggest that coronary artery disease not only appears to be common among patients with advanced lung disease attributable to COPD or interstitial lung disease, but also appears to be underdiagnosed. The team also found under-utilization of guideline-recommended cardio-protective medications in this population.

Abstract: American Journal of Medicine, December 2012.

 

 

 

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