Geograficzne różnice w występowaniu i kontroli czynników ryzyka sercowo-naczyniowego u pacjentów ze stabilną chorobą wieńcową – badanie CLARIFY

Roberto Ferrari i wsp. Geographical variations in the prevalence and management of cardiovascular risk factors in outpatients with CAD: data from the contemporary CLARIFY registry , LINK: Eur J Prev Cardiol. 2014 online

Results Patient presentation (N=32,954, mean age 64.2 years, 78% male) varied between zones, as did prevalence of risk factors (all p < 0.0001). Obesity ranged from 20% (East Asia) to 42% (Middle East), raised blood pressure from 28% (Central/South America and East Asia) to 48% (Eastern Europe), raised LDL cholesterol from 24% (Canada/South Africa/Australia/UK) to 65% (Eastern Europe), elevated heart rate …

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