Chasing the Widowmaker: The History of the Heart Attack Pandemic
Language : English
Paperback : 510 pages
ISBN-13 : 978-1646633364
Item Weight : 1.57 pounds
Dimensions : 6 x 1.14 x 9 inches
Chasing the Widowmaker: The History of the Heart Attack Pandemic traces the intricate and fascinating history of how a disease that has claimed the lives of millions over the millennia has, over the short span of the last six decades, become a problem that can be diagnosed, treated, and prevented. So many have been affected by the scourge of atherosclerosis, the precursor of the heart attack. In Chasing the Widowmaker, Arnold B. Meshkov, MD, explains the fundamental scientific foundations for treating the number one killer in the world.