Drug prescription rates in secondary cardiovascular prevention in old age: Do vulnerability and severity of the history of cardiovascular disease matter?

@article{Peet2015DrugPR,
  title={Drug prescription rates in secondary cardiovascular prevention in old age: Do vulnerability and severity of the history of cardiovascular disease matter?},
  author={Petra G. van Peet and Jacobijn Gussekloo and Wendy P. J. den Elzen and Jeanet W Blom and M. de Waal and W de Ruijter},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of primary health care},
  year={2015},
  volume={33 4},
  pages={260-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the influence vulnerability and severity of cardiovascular disease (CVD), on prescription rates of secondary cardiovascular preventive drugs in old age. DESIGN Population-based observational study within the ISCOPE study. SETTING General practices in the Netherlands. SUBJECTS A total of 1350 patients with a history of CVD (median… CONTINUE READING