How Can Heart Disease be Prevented?

14th January, 2013
11:45 PM
How Can Heart Disease be Prevented?


Dr. Prakash C Deedwania, Clinical Professor & Chief of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, USA, will discuss the prevention of heart disease. In India, the metabolic syndrome is due to westernized lifestyle such as westernized diet, lack of physical exercise and consumption of more calories. Consumption of more fats can lead to deposition of fats in the body. He talks about the prevention and management of heart diseases. In the case of stable angina, there is no need of revascularization in such patient, if he is asymptomatic and responding to medical treatment.


Dr. KK Aggarwal

Dr. KK Aggarwal

President Heart Care Foundation of India and Group Editor in Chief MEDtalks

Dr. Prakash C  Deedwania

Dr. Prakash C Deedwania

Professor of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) School of Medicine