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Gender inequalities in cardiovascular risk factor assessment and management in primary healthcare

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Objectives
To quantify contemporary differences in cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factor assessment and management between women and men in Australian primary healthcare services.
Methods
Records of routinely attending patients were sampled from 60 Australian primary healthcare services in 2012 for the Treatment of Cardiovascular Risk using Electronic Decision Support (TORPEDO) study. Multivariable logistic regression models were used to compare the rate of CVD risk factor a...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted manuscript

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10.1136/heartjnl-2016-310216

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Publisher:
BMJ Publishing Group Publisher's website
Journal:
Heart Journal website
Volume:
103
Issue:
7
Publication date:
2017-03-13
Acceptance date:
2016-11-17
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ISSN:
1355-6037 and 1468-201X
Pubs id:
pubs:661203
URN:
uri:09b919d4-e885-4024-8f40-93b7ce000217
UUID:
uuid:09b919d4-e885-4024-8f40-93b7ce000217
Local pid:
pubs:661203
Paper number:
7

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