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Cleve Clin J Med. 1995 Sep-Oct;62(5):285-92.

Coronary heart disease in African Americans: primary and secondary prevention.

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  • 1Department of Medicine, State University of New York Health Science Center, Brooklyn 11203.

Abstract

Coronary heart disease develops sooner in African Americans than in whites and causes a higher rate of mortality. Because multiple risk factors and risk factor clustering are common, efforts at primary and secondary prevention in this population need to address the total risk-factor profile.

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7586484
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