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Objectives

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Figure 1. Coronary Angiogram

At the end of this section the student should be able to:

  • Describe the bias in diagnosis and treatment of CHD that depends on gender.

  • Describe some cardiac diagnostic tests, their advantages and disadvantages based on gender.

  • List the pharmacological and clinical treatments available for CHD and compare the benefits and the effects of these treatments between men and women.

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Facts about Bias