Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • Am I at risk for coronary artery disease (CAD)?
  • What lifestyle changes should I make to decrease my risk of CAD?
  • Do I need any tests?
  • How many blockages do I have in my arteries? How severe are the blockages?
  • What’s my best treatment option? Do I need medicine? Surgery?
  • Will the medicine(s) you prescribed interact with the medicine(s) I currently take?
  • What are some signs that I need to go to a hospital or seek treatment right away?

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Reviewed/Updated: 05/14
Created: 03/99