Cardiovascular risk factor assessment of medical students as an educational tool.

@article{Kashani1992CardiovascularRF,
  title={Cardiovascular risk factor assessment of medical students as an educational tool.},
  author={Iraj A. Kashani and Robert M. Kaplan and Michael H. Criqui and Philip R. Nader and Joan W. Rupp and James F. Sallis and Joel E. Dimsdale and Robert D. Langer and Mark D Bracker and Andrew Ries},
  journal={American journal of preventive medicine},
  year={1992},
  volume={8 6},
  pages={384-8}
}
For three consecutive years, beginning in 1986, we evaluated cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors of medical students as part of the teaching program in a Preventive Cardiology Academic Award. Entering students in three consecutive classes were screened on the first day of orientation to medical school. The first year, we evaluated 108 students (71 men… CONTINUE READING