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Table 3 Intervention targets by study setting

From: The economics of primary prevention of cardiovascular disease – a systematic review of economic evaluations

  North America
No. (%) of studies
Europe
No. (%) of studies
Total
No. (%) of studies
Intervention target evaluated    
   Smoking 24 (28) 16 (16) 40 (22)
   Obesity 5 (6) 5 (5) 10 (6)
   Physical inactivity 2 (2) 3 (3) 5 (3)
   Dietary intake 8 (10) 4 (5) 12 (7)
   Dyslipidemia 30 (35) 26 (27) 56 (31)
   High blood pressure 6 (7) 18 (18) 24 (13)
   High blood glucose levels 3 (4) 10 (10) 13 (7)
   Atrial fibrillation 1 (1) 2 (2) 3 (2)
   Various 6 (7) 14 (14) 20 (11)