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Update in Cardiology

Melvyn Rubenfire, MD
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From University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Requests for Reprints: Melvyn Rubenfire, MD, Preventive Cardiology, University of Michigan Health Systems, 24 Frank Lloyd Wright Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48106-0363.

Ann Intern Med. 1999;131(5):356-362. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-131-5-199909070-00007
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The results of studies published in 1998 were important to the practice of cardiology in six main areas of interest. Five of these are discussed here: evaluation of chest pain, acute coronary syndromes, valvular heart disease, congestive heart failure, and coronary risk factors. The sixth topic—coronary disease prevention—was covered in a discussion of two articles (12) in the Update in General Internal Medicine (3).

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