Chronic stable angina: Addressing the needs of patients through risk reduction, education and support

Berra, Kathy; Fletcher, Barbara; Miller, Nancy Houston
December 2008
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Dec2008, Vol. 31 Issue 6, pE391
Academic Journal
The article discusses the importance of risk reduction, education and support in addressing the needs of patients with chronic stable angina. It is said that providing patients with a program designed to improve their understanding of angina with information about effective self care is critically important. Information on Get Tough on Angina, an example of a support program designed to achieve improved Quality of Life for persons living with chronic stable angina is presented.


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