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Using Nontraditional Risk Factors In Coronary Heart Disease Risk Assessment

Release Date: October 2009


This topic page summarizes the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations on using nontraditional risk factors in screening for coronary heart disease.

Summary of Recommendation / Supporting Documents


Summary of Recommendation

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Supporting Documents

Using Nontraditional Risk Factors In Coronary Heart Disease Risk Assessment, October 2009
Recommendation Statement (PDF File, 230 KB; PDF Help)
Supporting Article (Helfand, et al.) (PDF File, 170 KB; PDF Help)
Supporting Article (Buckley, et al.) (PDF File, 235 KB; PDF Help)
Evidence Synthesis (PDF File, 1.7 MB; PDF Help)
Clinical Summary (PDF File, 52 KB; PDF Help)

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Current as of October 2009


Internet Citation:

Using Nontraditional Risk Factors In Coronary Heart Disease Risk Assessment, Topic Page. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. October 2009. http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/uspscoronaryhd.htm


 


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