Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors and Knowledge Level in Nursing Students


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KAYA N. , TURAN N., Aydin G. O. , KAYA H. , Erol I., Ilci P.

CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL HEALTH SCIENCES, vol.9, no.3, pp.195-201, 2019 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.33808/clinexphealthsci.599875
  • Title of Journal : CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL HEALTH SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.195-201

Abstract

Objective: In recent years, cardiovascular disease (CVD) and CVD-related deaths have been increasing in the young population in Turkey. Nursing students should be informed about CVD and should reduce their own risk of this disease. This study was conducted to determine the impact of the knowledge of CVD risk factors among nursing students on the results of risk assessments.