Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)


March 01, 2012

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Guidelines Being Compared

  1. Greenland P, Alpert JS, Beller GA, et al; American College of Cardiology Foundation; American Heart Association. 2010 ACCF/AHA guideline for assessment of cardiovascular risk in asymptomatic adults: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2010;56:e50-e103.

  2. National Academy of Clinical Biochemistry. Emerging Biomarkers for Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke. Washington, DC: National Academy of Clinical Biochemistry; 2009.

  3. US Preventive Services Task Force. Using nontraditional risk factors in coronary heart disease risk assessment: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendation statement. Ann Intern Med. 2009;151:474-482.


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