Pictorial representations of cardiovascular risk using carotid ultrasound techniques may be useful in motivating patients to better adherence to medications and lifestyle change. A randomised trial of about 3,500 people in a Swedish cardiovascular screening and prevention program compared the addition of a stylised representation of vascular age (intima media wall thickness) and plaque in ...
Visual aids motivate patients into CV risk factor reduction
By Mardi Chapman
6 Dec 2018