Immigrant status and cardiovascular risk over time: results from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.

PURPOSE Despite cross-sectional evidence that foreign-born United States (US) residents often have better health than US-born residents of similar race and/or ethnicity, we know little about overall cardiovascular risk progression over time among immigrants as they age in the US. METHODS Using longitudinal data from the Multiethnic Study of… CONTINUE READING