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Q: What is the effectiveness of a Mediterranean-style diet for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease (CVD)?
Q: What is the effectiveness of a Mediterranean-style diet for the secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease (CVD, i.e. adults with established heart disease)?
The following Practice Questions are part of another Knowledge Pathway. These questions have been included in the Related Questions section of this Knowledge Pathway due to their relevancy to this topic area. Click on the practice question to view the synthesis of the literature and the practice guidance or recommendations.
Q: Does a greater fructose intake have an effect on cardiovascular risk factors (e.g. blood lipids, blood pressure, insulin sensitivity) in adolescents?
This toolkit provides an overview of the Cardiovascular Disease Knowledge Pathway that includes a description of the topic, key nutrition issues, nutrition assessment, intervention, nutrition monitoring/evaluation and client handouts.