Heart Disease Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ
Reviewed by William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR on September 29, 2014
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NIH: Cardiovascular Disease
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NHLBI. What Are the Risk Factors for Heart Disease?
NHLBI. Life After a Heart Attack.
NHLBI. What Is Heart Failure?
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NHLBI. What Is Angina?
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