Lifetime risks for cardiovascular disease mortality by cardiorespiratory fitness levels measured at ages 45, 55, and 65 years in men. The Cooper Center Longitudinal Study.


OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to determine the association between fitness and lifetime risk for cardiovascular disease (CVD). BACKGROUND Higher levels of traditional risk factors are associated with marked differences in lifetime risks for CVD. However, data are sparse regarding the association between fitness and the lifetime risk for CVD… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jacc.2010.10.056


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