Cardiovascular events are more likely for women smokers

10/12/2011 | MedPage Today (free registration)

Women who smoke have more cardiovascular events, including recurrent heart attack, stroke and death, than men who smoke, and they tend to be younger than their male counterparts when the events occur, a University of Michigan Health System study found. Researchers reported in the American Journal of Cardiology that both men and women smokers tend to be younger than nonsmokers when they have a cardiovascular event.

View Full Article in:

MedPage Today (free registration)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
President/Chief Executive Officer
Winston-Salem, NC
Biotechnology/Pharmaceutical Patent Attorney
Coats and Bennett PLLC
Cary, NC
Director, Payer Marketing
Avalere Health
Washington, DC
Sr. Regulatory Specialist, Biotech Center of Expertise
BASF, The Chemical Co.
San Diego, CA
Chief Medical Officer, Texas Children's Health Plan
Cejka Executive Search for Texas Childre's Health Plan
Houston, TX