Clinical Management Guidelines for Coronary Artery Disease for National Programme for Prevention and Control of Diabetes, Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke

The clinical management guidelines for CAD for National Programme for Diabetes, CVDs and Stroke (NPDCS) has been designed as per the requirement of Indian Public Health Standard (IPHS) and National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) to make the assessment and management of coronary artery disease feasible, community oriented and evidence based as well as to prevent the risk of CAD in more easy and scientific way. This management guideline focuses the need of preventive measures, timely screening of high risk population, and immediate assessment, intervention as well as continued medical therapy once CAD is established.