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Author Jairath, Nalini.

Title Coronary heart disease & risk factor management : a nursing perspective / Nalini Jairath.

Publication Info. Philadelphia : W.B. Saunders, [1999]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  WG300 C82335 1999    AVAILABLE
Description xvi, 327 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Pt.1. Fundamentals of risk reduction. Risk and coronary heart disease -- The pathogenesis of atherosclerosis -- Concepts and theoretical models -- Nursing assessment -- Communicating risk to patients. Pt.2. Individual risk factors. Dietary factors -- Smoking cessation -- Physical activity -- Blood pressure regulation -- Stress management. Pt.3. Special topics. Diabetes -- Cardioprotective agents: antioxidants and alcohol
-- Children and coronary heart disease -- Women and coronary heart disease -- Ethnicity and coronary heart disease -- Radiation-induced coronary artery disease.
Subject Coronary heart disease -- Risk factors.
Coronary heart disease -- Prevention.
Coronary heart disease -- Nursing.
Added Title Coronary heart disease and risk factor management
ISBN 0721668550

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