Professor Robyn Gallagher
|Institute:||University of Sydney|
Cognitive impairment in heart attack survivors
Coronary heart disease is a leading cause of death and disability in Australia. Recurrence is common, approximately 40% of all heart attacks occur in survivors of a previous heart attack.
The risk of repeat events can be reduced up to 80% through behaviour change (taking medications, exercising, quitting smoking and healthy diet),…