Heart Disease Risk Assessment

Heart Disease Risk Assessment

A panel talks about a new way to assess your risk of having a heart attack or stroke that has nothing to do with cholesterol, and why researchers are studying inflammation as an important risk factor.

A panel talks about a new way to assess your risk of having a heart attack or stroke that has nothing to do with cholesterol, and why researchers are studying inflammation as an important risk factor.

Guests

Sally Squires

health and medical reporter for the Washington Post and "Lean Plate Club" columnist

Dr. Paul Ridker

Director of the Center for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention at Brigham and Women's Hospital

Dr. Lori Mosca

Director of preventive cardiology at New York Presbyterian Hospital

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