TITLE

7 Risk Factors Take Center Stage in Preventing Cardiovascular Death

AUTHOR(S)
Shah, Bimal R.
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
DukeMedicine HealthNews;May2012, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the request of the American Heart Association (AHA) to physicians to focus on helping patients meet pre-defined goals for the seven risk factors of cardiovascular disease. It notes that the seven risk factors comprise of four health behaviors and three health measurements. The risk factors include smoking, physical activity and blood pressure.
ACCESSION #
79445736

 

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