Primary Prevention

Known as: Prevention, Primary, prevention primary 
Specific practices for the prevention of disease or mental disorders in susceptible individuals or populations. These include HEALTH PROMOTION… (More)
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Review
2016
Review
2016
The increasing global stroke burden strongly suggests that currently implemented primary stroke prevention strategies are not… (More)
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND Observational cohort studies and a secondary prevention trial have shown an inverse association between adherence to… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Randomized trials have shown that low-dose aspirin decreases the risk of a first myocardial infarction in men, with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
CONTEXT Basic research provides plausible mechanisms and observational studies suggest that apparently healthy persons, who self… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Introduction Type 2 diabetes is associated with a two to fourfold increased risk of both coronary heart disease and stroke. Case… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND The lowering of cholesterol concentrations in individuals at high risk of cardiovascular disease improves outcome. No… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The National High Blood Pressure Education Program Coordinating Committee published its first statement on the primary prevention… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
CONTEXT Despite decades of accumulated observational evidence, the balance of risks and benefits for hormone use in healthy… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Reversal of the progressive increase in frequency of atopic disease would be an important breakthrough for health care… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
OBJECTIVE - To examine the prevalence, incidence, predisposing factors for hypertension, its hazards as an ingredient of the… (More)
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