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Prevention of acute coronary syndromes 

Prevention of acute coronary syndromes
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Prevention of acute coronary syndromes
Author(s):

Anthony S. Wierzbicki

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199543496.003.0003
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date: 24 June 2019

Evaluate cardiovascular risk factors.

Intervene on lifestyle-related cardiovascular risk factors: smoking, obesity, etc.

Optimize lipid profile and especially maintain low-density lipoprotein-cholesterol (LDL-C) <2 mmol/L.

Optimize blood pressure management.

Optimize glycaemic control in diabetes.

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