TITLE

Disparities in Screening for and Awareness of High Blood Cholesterol -- United States, 1999-2002

PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;2/11/2005, Vol. 54 Issue 5, p117
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Assesses the racial/ethnic and other disparities among persons in the U.S. who were screened for high blood cholesterol from 1999 to 2002. Data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Prevalence of measured high blood cholesterol among Afro-Americans and Mexican Americans; Level of awareness of their condition among patients.
ACCESSION #
16106969

 

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