TITLE

Validation of the Framingham general cardiovascular risk score in a multiethnic Asian population: a retrospective cohort study

AUTHOR(S)
Yook Chin Chia; Yu Weng Gray, Sarah; Siew Mooi Ching; Hooi Min Lim; Karuthan Chinna
PUB. DATE
May 2015
SOURCE
BMJ Open;May2015, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
103018656

 

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