Coronary artery disease in south asian immigrants living in new york city: Angiographic findings and risk factor burdens Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Asian Americans
  • Coronary Artery Disease

abstract

  • SAs referred for coronary angiography with stable angina and acute coronary syndromes are younger, have significantly higher rates of 3-vessel disease, as well as higher rates of DM, hypertension, obesity and dyslipidemia than Caucasians. Aggressive screening, prevention and treatment may be warranted in this population.

publication date

  • June 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 23914413

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 292

end page

  • 5

volume

  • 23

number

  • 3