A1 Journal article – refereed
Ideal Cardiovascular Health in Adolescence Effect of Lifestyle Intervention and Association With Vascular Intima-Media Thickness and Elasticity (The Special Turku Coronary Risk Factor Intervention Project for Children [STRIP] Study)

List of Authors: Pahkala K, Hietalampi H, Laitinen TT, Viikari JSA, Ronnemaa T, Niinikoski H, Lagstrom H, Talvia S, Jula A, Heinonen OJ, Juonala M, Simell O, Raitakari OT
Publication year: 2013
Journal: Circulation
Journal name in source: CIRCULATION
Journal acronym: CIRCULATION
Number in series: 21
Volume number: 127
Issue number: 21
Number of pages: 9
ISSN: 0009-7322


Conclusions-Ideal cardiovascular health as determined by the AHA can be promoted in adolescents. The ideal cardiovascular health concept is beneficially associated with vascular health already in adolescence, supporting the relevance of targeting these metrics as part of primordial prevention.

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