Coronary Heart Disease (cont.)
Vibhuti N Singh, MD, MPH, FACC, FSCAI
Alan D Forker, MD
Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD
Michael E Zevitz, MD
IN THIS ARTICLE
Regular follow-up visits with your health care provider are essential. Coronary heart disease is a chronic (long-term, ongoing), relentlessly progressive disease.
Your health care provider will usually monitor you for the following conditions:
Your health care provider will also monitor your progress in risk reduction and how well treatment is working. Keep track of your own numbers. This is your life.
He or she will monitor how well your medications, making adjustments as necessary. Side effects of medications will also be monitored and treated if necessary.
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