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Understanding Your Risk for Heart Disease and Stroke

Help your patients understand how their ASCVD risk is measured, what a risk score means, and how they can reduce their risk for heart disease and stroke. This three-page digital sheet details:

  • Major risk factors for ASCVD
  • Other factors that increase risk
  • How to measure your risk for heart disease and stroke
  • What a risk score means
  • A few popular tools (and hyperlinks):
    • ASCVD Risk Estimator Plus
    • Reynolds Risk Score
    • Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) Risk Score
    • Coronary Artery Calcium (CAC) Scan

Released December 2021

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Please allow 6-8 weeks for delivery of any printed materials.

Funded through an educational grant from Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.