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NECVaRE team disseminates preliminary results

The team presented the preliminary results to the Nueva Ecija Cardiovascular Risk Experiment on December 12, 2018 in Cabanatuan City, Nueva Ecija. The event was attended by more than 60 municipal and city health officials  and one mayor from the province.

The team presented the profile and distribution of CVD risk factors (age, gender, smoking status, BMI, blood pressure) and 10-year CVD Globorisk scores, knowledge of CVD risk factors, and health-seeking behavior by wealth quintile and urbanity.

The audience expressed interest in the results on incentivizing those who are at risk to visit health facilities.