Being unmarried is associated with adverse cardiovascular outcomes and higher mortality in patients with coronary artery disease. The increased risk remained even after adjusting for characteristics including coronary artery disease severity, socioeconomic risk factors, and medication use.

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Robert Zinn, M.D., Ph.D. is a medical doctor, physician, and web entrepreneur, who, for over 15 years was employed by academic and research institutions and focused his clinical practices on very specialized patient populations, such as those with rare genetic diseases or rare cancers. He shares his knowledge through his website,

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