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Predicting Coronary Heart Disease (CHD)

Predicting CHD, including carotid ultrasound information

Predicting Ischemic Stroke Risk

Predicting Diabetes
Predicting Heart Failure, using clinical factors

Predicting Heart Failure, using clinical factors and NT-proBNP

Predicting Heart Failure, using NT-proBNP and demographic factors
What does the refining process do to make a difference between whole and refined grains?
A. takes off the bran (the outer shell)
B. removes both the bran and germ of the seed
C. cleans the seeds
D. makes them into a finer consistency