Stable coronary heart disease: Epidemiology and the current treatment guidelines


YAVUZGİL O.

TURK KARDIYOLOJI DERNEGI ARSIVI-ARCHIVES OF THE TURKISH SOCIETY OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.44, pp.1-7, 2016 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 44
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.5543/tkda.2016.47127
  • Title of Journal : TURK KARDIYOLOJI DERNEGI ARSIVI-ARCHIVES OF THE TURKISH SOCIETY OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1-7

Abstract

Coronary heart disease (CHD) is a major cause of mortality and morbidity in developed countries. Although CHD mortality rates worldwide have declined over the past 4 decades, stable CHD remains an important condition for clinical management. In this article, epidemiology and management strategies for stable CHD were summarized according to the major guidelines.