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How common is cvd in the elderly?

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Dr. Nancy Mellow
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In brief: Extremely common

Cardiovascular disease, which means diseases of the heart and blood vessels, is the most frequent cause of death among elderly people.
This includes disease of the coronary arteries, heart failure, strokes, blood clots, etc.

In brief: Extremely common

Cardiovascular disease, which means diseases of the heart and blood vessels, is the most frequent cause of death among elderly people.
This includes disease of the coronary arteries, heart failure, strokes, blood clots, etc.
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