Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, March 9th, 2009
"As the prevalence of CVD) risk factors (e.g. hypertension. obesity and type 2 diabetes) rises, CVD is increasing in younger individuals. Fortunately, existing therapies have improved post-AMI mortality, but ill turn have increased the prevalence of post-AMI heart failure (HF). Approximately half-a-million new HF cases are diagnosed each year in the USA. In the next 25 years, Up to 15% of the population over the age of 65 in...
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