Saratov JOURNAL of Medical and Scientific Research

Cardiovascular disease prevalence and clinical characteristics in Great Patriotic War veterans

Year: 2015, volume 11 Issue: №1 Pages: 023-027
Heading: 70 Years of Victory in the Great Patriotic War Article type:
Authors: Lipatova Т.Е., Denisova Т.Р., Shuldyakov V.A., Alipova L.N., Haybekova T.V., Yuanov A.A.
Organization: Regional Hospital, Regional Hospital for War Veterans, Saratov, Saratov State Medical University

Present article summarizes the results of long-term studies of cardiovascular health parameters in war veterans of Saratov region admitted to Saratov regional hospital for war veterans. Cardiovascular disease spectrum and its prevalence dynamics were studied in war veterans. Clinical signs and disease course features of cardiovascular pathology were systematized including Great Patriotic War veterans, who successfully had reached the state of longevity.

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