The Pink Tax: Sex and Gender Disparities in Peripheral Artery Disease

The Pink Tax: Sex and Gender Disparities in Peripheral Artery Disease Cardiovascular disease (CVD) remains the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in women, accounting for nearly one of every three deaths in women in the US annually.1 Peripheral artery disease (PAD) is a significant marker of systemic arteriosclerosis associated with increased all-cause, cardiovascular (CV), and cerebrovascular mortality, but it remains largely underrecognized and undertreated among wom...
Source: Radcliffe Cardiology - Category: Cardiology Authors: Source Type: research