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How is arteriosclerosis treated?

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Dr. Mark Rasak
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Treatment options

Arteriosclerosis has several contributing risk factors.
Not all are known but many we do. Agressive treatment of the modifiable risk factors is the key to treatment.Also weather you are treating a patient for primay prevention (no history of mi or stroke) or secondary ( pt had mi, cva, bypass surgery etc.).Regardless exercise good diet smoke cessation and good controll of BP and diabetes and wt loss.

In brief: Treatment options

Arteriosclerosis has several contributing risk factors.
Not all are known but many we do. Agressive treatment of the modifiable risk factors is the key to treatment.Also weather you are treating a patient for primay prevention (no history of mi or stroke) or secondary ( pt had mi, cva, bypass surgery etc.).Regardless exercise good diet smoke cessation and good controll of BP and diabetes and wt loss.
Dr. Mark Rasak
Dr. Mark Rasak
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Dr. Rick Koch
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: By identifying

And treating risk factors...Talk to your physician.

In brief: By identifying

And treating risk factors...Talk to your physician.
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch
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