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Estimated 10-year cardiovascular risk in a British population: results of a national screening project.

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OBJECTIVE: To estimate 10-year cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk using the risk equation and risk categories of the Joint British Societies' Guidelines on Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Clinical Practice (2005). METHODS: A cross-sectional CVD screening programme was conducted in 35 towns in Great Britain. In total, 27,776 men and 43,261 women aged at least 18 years were screened. The estimated 10-year risk of CVD was calculated and directly standardised to the population of Great Bri...

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University of Oxford
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Oxford
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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MSD, Primary Care Health Sciences, Biomedical RC
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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MSD, Primary Care Health Sciences, Biomedical RC
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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MSD, Primary Care Health Sciences, PHC-International
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Journal:
International journal of clinical practice
Volume:
62
Issue:
9
Pages:
1322-1331
Publication date:
2008-09-05
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1742-1241
ISSN:
1368-5031
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uuid:db3e9f83-7f01-49c4-879f-08ffb7852721
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34386
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pubs:34386

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