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The Resource The hidden epidemic : heart disease in America, produced, written, and directed by Elizabeth Arledge ; produced by WGBH, (videorecording)

The hidden epidemic : heart disease in America, produced, written, and directed by Elizabeth Arledge ; produced by WGBH, (videorecording)

Label
The hidden epidemic : heart disease in America
Title
The hidden epidemic
Title remainder
heart disease in America
Statement of responsibility
produced, written, and directed by Elizabeth Arledge ; produced by WGBH
Title variation
  • Heart disease in America
  • Heart disease in America
Title variation remainder
the hidden epidemic
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Examines heart disease, the number one killer in America and one of the nation's greatest health challenges for both men and women. Presents personal stories that showcase the scientific advances that are transforming the field of cardiology and the effect these changes will have on people stricken with heart disease. Includes a discussion hosted by Larry King in which medical experts and physicians present strategies and practical tactics for improving heart health
Related
Cataloging source
NLM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Erich Roland ; editor, Doug Quade ; music, Mason Daring
Dewey number
616.1/205
Language note
Closed-captioned; optional audio-described soundtrack for the visually impaired
LC call number
RC681
LC item number
.H53 2007
NLM call number
WG 210
NLM item number
DVD no.1 2007
PerformerNote
Narrator, Michael Murphy
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1938-
  • 1933-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Arledge, Elizabeth
  • Quade, Doug
  • Murphy, Michael
  • Roland, Erich
  • Daring, Mason
  • King, Larry
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • WGBH Video (Firm)
Runtime
116
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Heart
  • Heart
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
The hidden epidemic : heart disease in America, produced, written, and directed by Elizabeth Arledge ; produced by WGBH, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on PBS on Feb. 14, 2007
  • Special features include: 10 easy steps to a healthier heart from Reader's digest magazine; heart-healthy recipes from chef and television host Ming Tsai and from the PBS children's shows Arthur, Postcards from Buster, and Zoom; printable fact sheet about heart disease; bonus interview with Larry King about his own heart disease experiences. Some features require computer with DVD-ROM drive
Color
  • mixed
  • multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • The hidden epidemic : heart disease in America. Out of nowhere -- Scary statistics -- When hearts fail slowly -- The keys to prevention -- Heart disease in women -- Cholesterol's secrets -- Inherited risk -- Within the walls -- Root causes revealed -- The challenge ahead
  • Take one step for a healthy heart (Larry King segment). Why don't we pay attention? -- What women need to know -- Sex, heart attacks & stress -- The golden hour -- Heart disease & obesity -- Medication, exercise & disparities -- Doctor-patient relations
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Edition
Letterboxed widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 116 min.)
Isbn
9781593756802
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421415195
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
WG41519
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System control number
  • 1358258
  • (OCoLC)ocm85838779
  • (OCoLC)85838779
  • 1067771
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The hidden epidemic : heart disease in America, produced, written, and directed by Elizabeth Arledge ; produced by WGBH, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on PBS on Feb. 14, 2007
  • Special features include: 10 easy steps to a healthier heart from Reader's digest magazine; heart-healthy recipes from chef and television host Ming Tsai and from the PBS children's shows Arthur, Postcards from Buster, and Zoom; printable fact sheet about heart disease; bonus interview with Larry King about his own heart disease experiences. Some features require computer with DVD-ROM drive
Color
  • mixed
  • multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • The hidden epidemic : heart disease in America. Out of nowhere -- Scary statistics -- When hearts fail slowly -- The keys to prevention -- Heart disease in women -- Cholesterol's secrets -- Inherited risk -- Within the walls -- Root causes revealed -- The challenge ahead
  • Take one step for a healthy heart (Larry King segment). Why don't we pay attention? -- What women need to know -- Sex, heart attacks & stress -- The golden hour -- Heart disease & obesity -- Medication, exercise & disparities -- Doctor-patient relations
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Edition
Letterboxed widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 116 min.)
Isbn
9781593756802
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421415195
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
WG41519
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System control number
  • 1358258
  • (OCoLC)ocm85838779
  • (OCoLC)85838779
  • 1067771
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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