The economic burden of angina in women with suspected ischemic heart disease: Results from the National Institutes of Health-National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute-sponsored Women's Ischemia Syndrome Evaluation Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Angina Pectoris
  • Cost of Illness
  • Myocardial Ischemia
  • Women

abstract

  • Symptom-driven care is costly even for women with nonobstructive CAD. Our lifetime estimates for costs of cardiovascular care identify a significant subset of women who are unaccounted for within current estimates of the economic burden of coronary heart disease.

publication date

  • August 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.105.609990

PubMed ID

  • 16923752

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 894

end page

  • 904

volume

  • 114

number

  • 9