TITLE

Strategies for assessing cardiovascular risk in asymptomatic populations

AUTHOR(S)
Boyle, Roger; Jones, Melvyn M.; Zaman, M. Justin S.; Pell, Jill P.
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Heart;Jun2010, Vol. 96 Issue 11, p901
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a debate about the best method for evaluating cardiovascular risk in asymptomatic populations.
ACCESSION #
51860640

 

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