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What are the causes of coronary artery disease?
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Dr. Steven Ajluni
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: CAD
Inflammatory changes first involving the intima and then the deeper layers of the blood vessel wall.

In brief: CAD
Inflammatory changes first involving the intima and then the deeper layers of the blood vessel wall.
Dr. Steven Ajluni
Dr. Steven Ajluni
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Dr. Milton Alvis Jr
Preventive Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: The Big Four, etc.
Lipoproteins, e.g.
?ed LDL (?700 nmol/l), ?total HDL (?40 ?mol/l) & ?large HDL ?9.0, ?ed blood glucose (optimal average 100 mg/dl, hba1c 5.0%), ?ed usual systolic blood pressure, smoking, having excess body fat, eating carbohydrates (not natural fats), etc. Are the primary drivers. Study: big fat lies, taubes, attia, lustig, stossel debunking food myths, dietdoctor, science for smart people, etc.

In brief: The Big Four, etc.
Lipoproteins, e.g.
?ed LDL (?700 nmol/l), ?total HDL (?40 ?mol/l) & ?large HDL ?9.0, ?ed blood glucose (optimal average 100 mg/dl, hba1c 5.0%), ?ed usual systolic blood pressure, smoking, having excess body fat, eating carbohydrates (not natural fats), etc. Are the primary drivers. Study: big fat lies, taubes, attia, lustig, stossel debunking food myths, dietdoctor, science for smart people, etc.
Dr. Milton Alvis Jr
Dr. Milton Alvis Jr
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