Australian women with coronary heart disease (CHD) continue to miss out on cardiovascular risk factor assessments and medications such as antihypertensives and statins compared to their male counterparts, a new study shows. Analysis of GP records for 130,926 patients with a history of CHD from 2014-2018 has shown that lower proportions of women were assessed ...
Sex disparities persist in management of coronary heart disease
By Michael Woodhead
30 Jul 2019