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What are positive risk factor considerations?
- Family History
- Cigarette Smoking
- Sedentary Lifestyle
What are the age related positive risk factors?
- Men >44 years old
- Women >55 years old
What are the family history positive risk factors?
1st degree family members that have had: heart attack, sudden death, coronary revascularization.
- men <55 years old
- women <65 years old
What are the cigarette positive risk factor considerations?
- If the person is a smoker or has just quit in the last 6 months.
- If a person is exposed to environmental tobacco smoke.
Hypertension positive risk factors include:
2 or more separate BP measurements of
- Systolic >140 mmHg
- Diastolic > 90 mmHg
The positive risk factor for obesity is what?
BMI > 30 kg/ dl
- Waist girth: women >35 in (88cm)
- men >40 in. (102 cm)
Sedentary lifestyle is considered as?
Doesn't participate in at least 30 min/day moderate to vigorous physical activity at least 3 days/week for at least 3 months.
A positive risk factor is total serum levels where the total serum cholesterol level is ___.
equal to or greater than 200 mm/dl
Dislipidemia positive risk factors include ___.
- HDL < 35 mg/dl
- LDL > 130 mg/dl
- Total serum cholesterol > or equal to 200 mg/dl
Impaired fasting glucose as a sign for pre diabetes in a Fasting Plasma Glucose test is?
- greater than or equal to 100 mg/dl
- <126 mg/dl
An Impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) test indicating prediabetes is?
- > or equal to 140 mg/dl
A negative risk factor is?
HDL > or equal to 60 mg/dl
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