Casey Elkins, DNP, NP-C, CLS, FNLA; Jennie Gunn, PhD, FNP, CTN-A; Loretta Jones, PhD, RN; Tracey Taylor, DNP, ACNP-BC-RN; Katherine Bydalek, PhD, FNP-BC; Sharon Fruh, PhD, FNP-BC, Author at Clinical Advisor

Casey Elkins, DNP, NP-C, CLS, FNLA; Jennie Gunn, PhD, FNP, CTN-A; Loretta Jones, PhD, RN; Tracey Taylor, DNP, ACNP-BC-RN; Katherine Bydalek, PhD, FNP-BC; Sharon Fruh, PhD, FNP-BC

All articles by Casey Elkins, DNP, NP-C, CLS, FNLA; Jennie Gunn, PhD, FNP, CTN-A; Loretta Jones, PhD, RN; Tracey Taylor, DNP, ACNP-BC-RN; Katherine Bydalek, PhD, FNP-BC; Sharon Fruh, PhD, FNP-BC

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Risk Factors for Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease in the South Asian Population

South Asians exhibit the highest rates of ASCVD among all ethnic groups, and the highest prevalence is in younger age groups; up to 25% of myocardial infarctions in India occur in individuals younger than 40 years of age.

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