Coronary Risk Reduction Through Intensive Community-based Lifestyle Intervention : The CHIP Experience

@inproceedings{Diehl2003CoronaryRR,
  title={Coronary Risk Reduction Through Intensive Community-based Lifestyle Intervention : The CHIP Experience},
  author={Hans A. Diehl and DrHSc},
  year={2003}
}
Vigorous cholesterol lowering with diet, drugs, or a combination has been shown to slow, arrest, or even reverse atherosclerosis. Residential lifestyle intervention programs have successfully lowered serum cholesterol levels and other coronary risk factors, but they have the disadvantages of high cost and difficulty with long-term adherence. Community-based risk-reduction programs have the potential to effect change at low cost and improve long-term adherence. To assess the effectiveness of… CONTINUE READING
6 Citations
14 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-6 of 6 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 14 references

Reversing coronary artery disease

  • HA Diehl
  • Western Diseases : Their Dietary Prevention and…
  • 1994
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…