News in brief: Lifestyle effect on heart risk

Essex GP Dr Chris Martin has created risk assessment software enabling GPs to show patients the impact of their lifestyle upon cardiac health. The Laindon Survival Model translates the percentage risk of cardiovascular disease from a patient’s presentation. It costs £35 per license. Details from hee@papworth.nhs.uk

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