nonmodifiable risk factor

nonmodifiable risk factor

Medtalk Any risk factor–eg, heredity, for a particular condition–eg, breast CA, which cannot be modified
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It's sometimes called a nonmodifiable risk factor, in other words one you can't change, but you can choose to lead a healthy lifestyle.
It's sometimes called a nonmodifiable risk factor, in other words a risk factor you can't change, but you can choose to lead a healthy lifestyle.
Maternal obesity and smoking are considered as a highly modifiable risk factors and primiparity as nonmodifiable risk factor.
Age is the principal nonmodifiable risk factor for stroke [57].
The main nonmodifiable risk factor for cataract is aging, which is why so many individuals in their senior years have this.
9) While the ABO blood type is a nonmodifiable risk factor, it is interesting that these authors propose that a possible mechanism underlying this finding is the fact that the von Willebrand factor (vWF) levels in the blood of non-O blood types is known to be about one-quarter higher than their 0-type counterparts.
Age is the most important nonmodifiable risk factor of stroke.
Age It is one of the nonmodifiable risk factor for coronary artery disease and peak incidence is attained between 51 and 60 years.
Although this is considered a nonmodifiable risk factor, attention to the importance of good maternal health care can translate into a lower lifetime risk of stroke.
Digoxin increases mortality in women with congestive heart failure, compared with men; however, the clinical significance of this is unknown since gender is a nonmodifiable risk factor.
We aimed to identify modifiable and nonmodifiable risk factors for hemoptysis complicating computed tomography (CT)-guided transthoracic needle biopsy.