Reducing Vascular Risk

Does This Patient Require Vascular Protective Medication?

To be used for vascular protection, even if the baseline blood pressure or LDL-C is at target


Does the patient have clinical cardiovascular disease?

  • Angina; previous MI; previous PTCI; previous CABG
  • Peripheral artery disease: claudication, peripheral bypass
  • Cerebrovascular disease: TIA, CVA
Yes No
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Prescription for Cardiovascular Protection with Diabetes:Download PDF

Risk Assessment Algorithm:Download PDF

Additional Resources: Canadian Cardiovascular Society (CCS) Guideline Resources

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