The Timing of Cardiovascular Health Decline and Its Association With Subclinical Atherosclerosis in Adulthood

Declines in CVH beginning as early as childhood have been linked to development of subclinical atherosclerosis and CVD in adulthood; however, less is known about the timing and sequence. The objective of this study was to determine patterns for the loss of the health factors that comprise CVH and the associations with cIMT.

Source: Circulation