MedDietScore: A computer program that evaluates the adherence to the Mediterranean dietary pattern and its relation to cardiovascular disease risk

@article{Panagiotakos2006MedDietScoreAC,
  title={MedDietScore: A computer program that evaluates the adherence to the Mediterranean dietary pattern and its relation to cardiovascular disease risk},
  author={Demosthenes B. Panagiotakos and George A. Milias and Christos Pitsavos and Christodoulos Stefanadis},
  journal={Computer methods and programs in biomedicine},
  year={2006},
  volume={83 1},
  pages={73-7}
}
Mediterranean dietary traditions have long been associated with lower mortality rates and better health status. The Mediterranean dietary pattern has become customary to be represented in the form of a pyramid, the base of which refers to foods which are suggested to be consumed most frequently and the top of the pyramid to those foods consumed rarely. Recently, an index (diet score) that estimates the adherence level to Mediterranean diet was developed and associated with cardiovascular… CONTINUE READING
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