Is there a gender gap in secondary prevention of coronary artery disease in Turkey?


Kocyigit D., Tokgozoglu L., Kayikcioglu M., Altay S., Aydogdu S., Barcin C., ...Daha Fazla

TURK KARDIYOLOJI DERNEGI ARSIVI-ARCHIVES OF THE TURKISH SOCIETY OF CARDIOLOGY, cilt.46, ss.683-691, 2018 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 46 Konu: 8
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5543/tkda.2018.45392
  • Dergi Adı: TURK KARDIYOLOJI DERNEGI ARSIVI-ARCHIVES OF THE TURKISH SOCIETY OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.683-691

Özet

Objective: It has been reported that women receive fewer preventive recommendations regarding pharmacological treatment, lifestyle modifications, and cardiac rehabilitation compared with men who have a similar risk profile. This study was an investigation of the impact of gender on cardiovascular risk profile and secondary prevention measures for coronary artery disease (CAD) in the Turkish population.