Association of Cardiovascular Health With Subclinical Disease and Incident Events: The Multi‐Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
Polonsky, Tamar S.
Daviglus, Martha L.
Burke, Gregory L.
Folsom, Aaron R.
Lutsey, Pamela L.
Nettleton, Jennifer A.
Post, Wendy S.
Sacco, Ralph L.
Lloyd‐Jones, Donald M.
- Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Inc.
Journal of the American Heart Association: Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease,
disparities | Epidemiology | Vascular Disease | Race and Ethnicity | Primary Prevention | Original Research | subclinical atherosclerosis risk factor | cardiovascular disease prevention | Lifestyle
Background Few adults have ideal cardiovascular health (CVH). We studied associations of an overall CVH score with subclinical cardiovascular disease and events. We assessed whether associations varied by race/ethnicity. Methods and Results Among 5961 participants in th...