Understanding cardiovascular diseases
Understanding cardiovascular diseases

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Understanding cardiovascular diseases

8 Long-term treatment, and living with cardiovascular diseases

8.1 Interventions

The longer-term medical treatment of patients with identified cardiovascular diseases or significant cardiovascular disease risk factors could involve any or all of the following interventions: monitoring; medical management of risk factors; the use of medications for secondary prevention; and various stages of surgical management.

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