Różnice między płciami odnośnie pierwszej manifestacji choroby sercowo-naczyniowej

Maarten J G Leening i wsp. Sex differences in lifetime risk and first manifestation of cardiovascular disease: prospective population based cohort study , LINK: BMJ 2014;349:g5992 (dostępny pełen tekst)

Conclusions At age 55, though men and women have similar lifetime risks of cardiovascular disease, there are considerable differences in the first manifestation. Men are more likely to develop coronary heart disease as a first event, while women are more likely to have cerebrovascular disease or heart failure as their first event, although these manifestations appear most often at older ages …

Opracowane na podstawie: BMJ / 17 listopada 2014