Epidemiology and Interaction of Risk Factors in Cardiovascular Disease.
Many patients seen in a primary care practice have multiple risk factors for cardiovascular disease. In evaluating these patients, it is important for primary care clinicians to understand the principles of multiple risk factor assessment. Although none of the large-scale randomized primary prevention trials have convincingly proven the benefits of multiple risk factor intervention, some practical guidelines reflecting the current state of information are presented.
Published In/Presented At
Sebastian, J. L., McKinney, W. P., & Young, M. J. (1989). Epidemiology and interaction of risk factors in cardiovascular disease. Primary Care, 16(1), 31-47.
Medical Sciences | Medicine and Health Sciences
Department of Medicine, Department of Medicine Faculty