AHRQ--Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality: Advancing Excellence in Health Care

Heart Conditions

Coronary artery disease, high blood pressure, and high cholesterol increase the risk of death for men and women. Explore our short, easy-to-read treatment summaries to compare the benefits, risks, and possible side effects of treatments for these and other heart conditions.

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Summaries



Treatment Options

The Treatment Options initiative from the Federal Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) provides short, unbiased treatment summaries for common health conditions. Get the facts you need to compare your treatment options, understand the benefits and risks, and prepare for your next medical appointment.