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Aging Hearts and Arteries: A Scientific Quest

        

Aging Hearts and Arteries: A Scientific Quest

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This is a free, online book offered by the National Institute on Aging. "Age is the major risk factor for cardiovascular disease. Heart disease and stroke incidence rises steeply after age 65, accounting for more than 40 percent of all deaths among people age 65 to 74 and almost 60 percent at age 85 and above. People age 65 and older are much more likely than younger people to suffer a heart attack, to have a stroke, or to develop coronary heart disease and high blood pressure leading to heart... More
Material Type: Open Textbook
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: January 14, 2011
Date Modified in MERLOT: March 01, 2012
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Submitter: Cathy Swift

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Primary Audience: College Upper Division, Graduate School, Professional
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Technical Requirements: Can also be downloaded as pdf.

Language: English
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