Adapting of the Coronary Heart Disease Policy Model to U.S. Subpopulations

Investigator: Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, MD, PhD
Sponsor: American Heart Association. (Western States)

Location(s): United States


To adapt an established, validated computer simulation of heart disease in US adults (the CHD Policy Model) to describe differences by race/ethnicity in California and the US in order to examine disease trends in obesity and the impact of public health interventions on US Subpopulations.