Dr. Mariell Jessup, a cardiovascular medicine doctor at Penn Heart and Vascular, discusses how heart disease affects women differently from men. The latest research amplifies the understanding of this differentiation. Dr. Jessup explains and suggests how women can work with their doctors to develop heart health plans.
Dr. Jessup was interviewed by Andrew Schorr, host and founder of Patient Power, at the 2010 American Heart Association (AHA) annual meeting.
Source: Patient Power Originally Aired: December 16, 2010