EUROASPIRE III: a comparison between Turkey and Europe

Tokgozoglu L., KAYA E. B., EROL Ç., Ergene O.

TURK KARDIYOLOJI DERNEGI ARSIVI-ARCHIVES OF THE TURKISH SOCIETY OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.38, no.3, pp.164-172, 2010 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier


Objectives: The EUROASPIRE III survey was conducted in 2006-2007 in 22 countries in Europe (76 centers) to describe risk factors, lifestyle and therapeutic management of patients with coronary heart disease (CHD), compliance with current guidelines, and to document changes over time. This study aimed to assess the results of the EUROASPIRE III survey in terms of differences between Turkey and other European countries.