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ST‐Segment–Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI) Patients Without Standard Modifiable Cardiovascular Risk Factors—How Common Are They, and What Are Their Outcomes?
Background Programs targeting the standard modifiable cardiovascular risk factors (SMuRFs: hypertension, diabetes mellitus, hypercholesterolemia, smoking) are critical to tackling coronary heartExpand
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Sex Differences in Cardiovascular Medication Prescription in Primary Care: A Systematic Review and Meta‐Analysis
Background Sex differences in the management of cardiovascular disease have been reported in secondary care. We conducted a systematic review with meta‐analysis of systematically investigated sexExpand
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The relationship between the proportion of admitted high risk ACS patients and hospital delivery of evidence based care.
AIMS Variations in the delivery of evidence based care to high risk patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes (ACS) exist between hospitals. We hypothesised that the relative proportion of admitted highExpand
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Objective Risk Assessment vs Standard Care for Acute Coronary Syndromes: A Randomized Clinical Trial.
Importance Although international guidelines recommend use of the Global Registries of Acute Coronary Events (GRACE) risk score (GRS) to guide acute coronary syndrome (ACS) treatment decisions, theExpand
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Effectiveness of Text Message Interventions for Weight Management in Adolescents: Systematic Review
Background The incidence of obesity among adolescents is increasing. Text messages are a primary communication form for adolescents and potentially a scalable strategy for delivering populationExpand
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Text Message Behavioral Intervention for Teens on Eating, Physical Activity and Social Wellbeing (TEXTBITES): Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial
Background Obesity is among the most significant health challenges facing today’s adolescents. Weight gain during adolescence is related to cardiovascular disease, type 2 diabetes, and some cancersExpand
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Effectiveness of a behavioural incentive scheme linked to goal achievement in overweight children: a cluster randomized controlled trial
Background: The prevalence of childhood overweight and obesity is becoming an increasing concern worldwide. This study aimed to determine effectiveness of a structured goal setting incentive scheme,Expand
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‘Not to Be Harsh but Try Less to Relate to ‘the Teens’ and You’ll Relate to Them More’: Co-Designing Obesity Prevention Text Messages with Adolescents
Text messages remain a preferred way for adolescents to communicate, and recent evidence suggests adolescents would like access to digital healthcare options. However, there is limited evidence forExpand
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