Adding social deprivation and family history to cardiovascular risk assessment: the ASSIGN score from the Scottish Heart Health Extended Cohort (SHHEC)

Mark Woodward, Peter Brindle, Hugh Tunstall-Pedoe

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    Abstract

    Objective: To improve equity in cardiovascular disease prevention by developing a cardiovascular risk score including social deprivation and family history.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)172-176
    Number of pages5
    JournalHeart
    Volume93
    Issue number2
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2007

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    Adding social deprivation and family history to cardiovascular risk assessment: the ASSIGN score from the Scottish Heart Health Extended Cohort (SHHEC). / Woodward, Mark; Brindle, Peter; Tunstall-Pedoe, Hugh.

    In: Heart, Vol. 93, No. 2, 2007, p. 172-176.

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