The guidelines recommend that stable and
lower-risk patients undergo a stress test, an echocardiogram, and
other heart-function tests. These patients also should receive
therapies to thwart a second heart attack?for example, the use
of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and other drugs. In
addition, more emphasis should be placed on smoking cessation
and improved control of cholesterol and blood pressure.
Although the annual HIV diagnosis rate between 2010 and 2014 decreased for black individuals by 16.2%, blacks remain disproportionately affected by HIV/AIDS.
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