Impact of the National Health Service Health Check on cardiovascular disease risk: a difference-in-differences matching analysis.


BACKGROUND The National Health Service Health Check program in England is the largest cardiovascular risk assessment and management program in the world. We assessed the effect of this program on modelled risk of cardiovascular disease, individual risk factors for cardiovascular disease, prescribing of relevant medications and diagnosis of vascular disease… (More)
DOI: 10.1503/cmaj.151201


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