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 Overview
 Cause
 Symptoms
 What Increases Your Risk
 When to Call a Doctor
 Exams and Tests
 physical exam
 Decision Points focus on key medical care decisions that are important to many health problems.  Heart Disease Risk: Should I Have a Coronary Calcium Scan?
 Decision Points focus on key medical care decisions that are important to many health problems.  Heart Disease: Should I Have an Angiogram?
 Treatment Overview
 Actionsets help people take an active role in managing a health condition.  Heart Disease: Eating a Heart-Healthy Diet
 Actionsets help people take an active role in managing a health condition.  Heart Disease: Exercising for a Healthy Heart
 Aspirin or other antiplatelets
 ACE inhibitor
 beta-blocker
 statin
 Decision Points focus on key medical care decisions that are important to many health problems.  High Cholesterol: Should I Take Statins?
 nitroglycerin
 Decision Points focus on key medical care decisions that are important to many health problems.  Heart Disease: Should I Have Angioplasty for Stable Angina?
 Decision Points focus on key medical care decisions that are important to many health problems.  Heart Disease: Should I Have Bypass Surgery?
 Prevention
 Decision Points focus on key medical care decisions that are important to many health problems.  High Cholesterol: Should I Take Statins?
 Decision Points focus on key medical care decisions that are important to many health problems.  High Blood Pressure: Should I Take Medicine?
 aspirin
 Decision Points focus on key medical care decisions that are important to many health problems.  Aspirin: Should I Take Daily Aspirin to Prevent a Heart Attack or Stroke?
 What Happens
 Living With Heart Disease
 Actionsets help people take an active role in managing a health condition.  Heart Disease: Exercising for a Healthy Heart
 Decision Points focus on key medical care decisions that are important to many health problems.  High Cholesterol: Should I Take Statins?
 Decision Points focus on key medical care decisions that are important to many health problems.  High Blood Pressure: Should I Take Medicine?
 Medications
 Angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors
 Beta-blockers
 Calcium channel blockers
 Angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs)
 Aspirin and other antiplatelets
 Decision Points focus on key medical care decisions that are important to many health problems.  Aspirin: Should I Take Daily Aspirin to Prevent a Heart Attack or Stroke?
 Actionsets help people take an active role in managing a health condition.  Blood Thinners Other Than Warfarin: Taking Them Safely
 Statins
 Nitrates
 Surgery
 coronary artery bypass graft
 Decision Points focus on key medical care decisions that are important to many health problems.  Heart Disease: Should I Have Bypass Surgery?
 Angioplasty
 Angioplasty
 Atherectomy
 Decision Points focus on key medical care decisions that are important to many health problems.  Heart Disease: Should I Have Angioplasty for Stable Angina?
 End-of-Life Decisions
 Decision Points focus on key medical care decisions that are important to many health problems.  Advance Care Planning: Should I Stop Treatment That Prolongs My Life?
 Other Places To Get Help
 Related Information
 References
 
 
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