American Heart Association's Life's Simple 7 and risk of venous thromboembolism: the Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • American Heart Association
  • Health Status
  • Health Status Indicators
  • Residence Characteristics
  • Stroke
  • Venous Thromboembolism

abstract

  • Life's Simple 7, a CVH metric, was associated with reduced VTE risk. Findings suggest that efforts to improve the population's CVH may reduce VTE incidence.

publication date

  • February 27, 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4392432

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/JAHA.114.001494

PubMed ID

  • 25725088

Additional Document Info

start page

  • e001494

volume

  • 4

number

  • 3