Are interventions to increase the uptake of screening for cardiovascular disease risk factors effective? a systematic review and meta-analysis

Background: Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death globally. However many individuals are unaware of their CVD risk factors. The objective of this systematic review is to determine the effectiveness of existing intervention strategies to increase uptake of CVD risk factors screen...

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Main Authors: Cheong, Ai Theng, Su, May Liew, Khoo, E. M., Mohd Zaidi, N. F., Chinna, K.
Format: Article
Published: BioMed Central 2017
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