Many refugees are at a high risk of cardiovascular disease

Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen. 2022 Aug 4;142(12). doi: 10.4045/tidsskr.22.0365. Print 2022 Sep 6.
[Article in English, Norwegian]
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Plain language summary

The risk of cardiovascular disease varies considerably in different parts of the world, including within Europe. Norwegian doctors need to be aware of this when they see patients from other countries, such as refugees from Ukraine.

MeSH terms

  • Cardiovascular Diseases*
  • Humans
  • Refugees*
  • Risk Factors