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MI in mensturating woman

VIRTUALLY NEVER

2

MI in mensturating woman

VIRTUALLY NEVER

3

chest pain-- must find out if they have

RISK FACTORS FOR CAD

4

most likely to benefit cardiac outcome

REGULAR EXERCISE

5

tai chi and yoga with CV effects

NOT PROVEN yet, difficult in measuring relaxation

6

who dies from heart disease

WOMEN die more from heart disease than men

7

nb fam hx for cv risk factor

must be hx of PREMATURE cad
and FIRST DEGREE RELATIVE

8

worst risk factor for CAD

DM

9

most common risk factor for CAD

HTN

10

premature age of CAD men

11

premature age of CAD women

12

most dangerous lipid profile for a patient

elevated LDL

13

tx TAKO-TSUBO

ACE inhibs
Beta blockers

NO REVASC--- since no problem with coronary vessels

14

tx TAKO-TSUBO

ACE inhibs
Beta blockers

NO REVASC--- since no problem with coronary vessels

15

chest pain-- must find out if they have

RISK FACTORS FOR CAD

16

most likely to benefit cardiac outcome

REGULAR EXERCISE

17

tai chi and yoga with CV effects

NOT PROVEN yet, difficult in measuring relaxation

18

who dies from heart disease

WOMEN die more from heart disease than men

19

nb fam hx for cv risk factor

must be hx of PREMATURE cad
and FIRST DEGREE RELATIVE

20

worst risk factor for CAD

DM

21

most common risk factor for CAD

HTN

22

premature age of CAD men

23

premature age of CAD women

24

most dangerous lipid profile for a patient

elevated LDL

25

PC: postmenopausal woman
son died in war
ballooning of LV and LV dyskinesia
chest pain

TAKO-TSUBO cardiomyopathy:
massive catecholamine discharge from stressful event (divorce, financial issues, earthquake, lightning, hypoglycaemia)

26

tx TAKO-TSUBO

ACE inhibs
Beta blockers

NO REVASC--- since no problem with coronary vessels

27

elevated homocysteine as rf for CAD

FALSE

28

elevated CRP as rf for CAD

FALSE

29

infection with chlamydia as rf for CAD

FALSE

30

immediate benefit if remove which CAD rf

STOP SMOKING