Resource Summary

Clinical Question:
Is high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (hs-CRP) useful in guiding the management cardiovascular (CV) disease primary prevention?

Bottom-line:
hs-CRP is not useful at identifying patients at risk of a CV event or those who may benefit from primary prevention interventions.

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Publication Date: 2009-5-15
Last Updated on PCR: 2017-03-31 13:57:10