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Risk Score of McMahan et al for Predicting Atherosclerotic Lesions in the Coronary Arteries of Young Adult

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McMahan et al developed a score for predicting the risk of atherosclerotic lesions in the coronary arteries of a young patient. These can help identify patients who may benefit from more aggressive management. The authors are from multiple universities in the United States belonging to the Pathobiological Determinants of Atherosclerosis in Youth Research Group.

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