Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Prediction of CVD Risk in Veterans|
Peter W. Wilson
|Congressional District Code:
||Clinical Science R&D
|| January 2014 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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We propose to assess the role of cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk estimation in veteranswithout cancer or other major illnesses and compare the utility of using US national guidelineestimates from ATP4 versus VA-specific formulations developed from VISN 1 and VISN 7. Thecore variables that will be used include traditional risk factors such age, sex, race, bloodpressure, smoking, cholesterol, HDL cholesterol and diabetes status. In addition, we propose toidentify the best ways to assess CVD risk...
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