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A Closer Look (Women & Heart Disease) #761886

ABC Evening News for Monday, Aug 09, 2004
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(Studio: Elizabeth Vargas) A closer look at detecting heart disease in women introduced; American Heart Assn. statistics cited.

(Chicago: Barbara Pinto) Medical research on heart disease in women examined; details given of heart attack symptoms & of possible diagnoses that are different from those for men. [Patient Valerie WARNER‡- describes her limited symptoms.] [Mayo Clinic women's heart clinic Dr. Sharonne† HAYES†- says women, elderly & diabetics are more difficult to diagnose.]

(Studio: Elizabeth Vargas) Further coverage of the story on "Good Morning America" noted.

Vargas, Elizabeth;
Pinto, Barbara

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