Cardiovascular Risk Assessment Checklist
Cardiovascular Disease is the leading cause of death in both men and women worldwide. Does high cholesterol mean a risk for cardiovascular diseases, heart attack, stroke? Half of myocardial infarctions occur in patients with no overt hyperlipidaemia, and 20% occur in the absence of any classic risk factor. 50% of people who suffer from coronary artery disease (CAD) have normal cholesterol levels indicates the need for a more specific diagnostic tool.
Use this checklist to identify your risk of cardiovascular and Lipid associated diseases.