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Lipid re-screening: what is the best measure and interval?

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OBJECTIVES: To estimate the long-term true change variation ('signal') and short-term within-person variation ('noise') of the different lipid measures and evaluate the best measure and the optimal interval for lipid re-screening. DESIGN: Retrospective cohort study from 2005 to 2008. SETTING: A medical health check-up programme at a centre for preventive medicine in a teaching hospital in Tokyo, Japan. PARTICIPANTS: 15 810 apparently healthy Japanese adults not taking cholesterol-lowering dr...

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10.1136/hrt.2009.172619

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Primary Care Health Sciences, Biomedical RC
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Journal:
Heart (British Cardiac Society)
Volume:
96
Issue:
6
Pages:
448-452
Publication date:
2010-03-05
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EISSN:
1468-201X
ISSN:
1355-6037
URN:
uuid:0002dc43-f177-4664-91ca-6d6ba2d9bfef
Source identifiers:
116329
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pubs:116329

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