Risk factor treatment in veteran women at risk for cardiovascular disease.

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OBJECTIVES Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death in women. Aggressive management of atherosclerotic risk factors can prevent or delay the onset of CVD. Treatment of modifiable risk factors provides an important opportunity to reduce the burden of CVD in women and decrease future adverse event rates. The aims of this study were to assess… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jss.2008.07.014

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@article{Canter2009RiskFT, title={Risk factor treatment in veteran women at risk for cardiovascular disease.}, author={Debra L. Canter and Marvin D. Atkins and Catherine J. McNeal and Ruth L. Bush}, journal={The Journal of surgical research}, year={2009}, volume={157 2}, pages={175-80} }