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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 percentage of all expenditures in the U.S. in 1998 were health costs associated with being overweight and obese?
A. 2.2%
B. 9.1%
C. 12.7%
D. 24.9%