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Cardiovascular risk factors: when should we treat?

Andrew M Tonkin, Stephen S Lim and Henrik Schirmer
Med J Aust 2003; 178 (3): 101-102.

We need to derive absolute cardiovascular risk functions based on contemporary Australian data

Andrew M Tonkin, MB BS, MD, FRACP, Director; and Adjunct Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, VIC1
Stephen S Lim, BA, BSc, Lecturer and PhD Scholar2
Henrik Schirmer, MD, PhD, Visiting Post Doctoral Research Fellow3
1 Health, Medical and Scientific Affairs, National Heart Foundation of Australia, West Melbourne, VIC.
2 Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, VIC.
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