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Prevention of Coronary Heart Disease.
NIOSH 1975 May:III-17-III-22
Risk factors in coronary heart disease are discussed in relation to preventive medicine. Possible risk factors discussed include: physical exercise, obesity, cholesterol values, cigarette smoking, and hypertension. The effects of industrial screening programs and long term follow-up on risk factors are discussed.
Epidemiology; Cardiovascular-system-disorders; Health-screening;
Occupational Medicine Symposia, Division of Occupational Health Programs, NIOSH, Rockville, Maryland, HEW Publication No. (NIOSH) 75-189
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