Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, Consensus Conference on Lipid Lowering to Prevent Vascular Events, 17 and 18 March 1999

Citation
Kaa. Fox et al., Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, Consensus Conference on Lipid Lowering to Prevent Vascular Events, 17 and 18 March 1999, J PUBL H M, 21(4), 1999, pp. 464-467
Citations number
1
Language
INGLESE
art.tipo
Article
Categorie Soggetti
Public Health & Health Care Science","Envirnomentale Medicine & Public Health
Journal title
JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH MEDICINE
ISSN journal
0957-4832 → ACNP
Volume
21
Issue
4
Year of publication
1999
Pages
464 - 467
Database
ISI
SICI code
0957-4832(199912)21:4<464:RCOPOE>2.0.ZU;2-F
Abstract
Coronary heart disease (CHD) is the most common cause of death in both men and women in the UK and the prevalence of CHD is amongst the highest in the world. It is a chronic progressive condition with its inception in childho od. An effective strategy for combating CHD needs action both at a population l evel and directed at high risk individuals.