TITLE

Excess risk attributable to traditional cardiovascular risk factors in clinical practice settings across Europe - The EURIKA Study

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p704
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on a study conducted by the authors related to excess risk attributable to traditional cardiovascular risk factors in Europe. It states that 7,434 patients above 50 years with at least one cardiovascular risk factor was included in the study. It mentions that smoking, diabetes and hypertension were responsible for 32.7 percent for cardiovascular diseases (CVD).
ACCESSION #
66602214

 

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