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Cardiovascular disease: risk assessment and reduction, including lipid modification | Guidance and guidelines | NICE

This guideline covers the assessment and care of adults who are at risk of or who have cardiovascular disease (CVD), such as heart disease and stroke. It aims to help healthcare professionals identify people who are at risk of cardiovascular problems. including people with type 1 or type 2 diabet...
Shared on Wednesday 28th October 2015


Medical Student
Posted over 4 years ago
As indicated in 2.2, the QRISK2 score for the primary prevention threshold was reduced to 10% over a year ago. Medical students on GP placement will often see consultations where patients who have had an NHS health check have been picked up to have hyperc