San Francisco-Area Doctors Optimistic About Heart Test
San Francisco-area physicians say that a simple, low-cost blood test could help determine individuals' risk of heart disease and stroke. A new study released this week at a scientific meeting of the American Heart Association found that the test is effective even among individuals who appear to be in good health.
- "New Heart Disease Test Could Become Routine" (Fernandez, San Francisco Chronicle, 11/11).
"Statin Drugs for All?" (Mantle, "Air Talk," KPCC, 10/10).