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This epidemiological and observational study is aimed to assess cardiovascular risk (CVR) by investigating the prevalence of CVR factors (CVRF), target organ damage (TOD) and cardiovascular disease (CVD) in general population of the sanitary area of Toledo.
Epidemiological and observational study that is analyzing a sample from the general population aged 18 years or older, randomly selected from a database of sanitary cards stratified by age and gender.
Clinical history, physical examination and complementary tests are being performed.
Total blood and serum samples are being frozen (-85ºC) for future genetic studies.
CVR is assessed by SCORE scale calibrated for Spanish population and the Framingham Heart Study scale.
Patients will be periodically visited, with a minimum follow-up of 5 years. Standard statistical analysis will be performed.
Cardiovascular Risk Factor
La Sociedad Española de Médicos de Atención Primaria
Published on BioPortfolio: 2017-09-28T04:38:22-0400
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