References and notes
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13 Heart Disease Improvement Plan. Edinburgh, Scottish Government. 2014. www.gov.scot/Publications/2014/08/5434
14 Stroke Improvement Plan. Edinburgh, Scottish Government. 2014. www.gov.scot/Publications/2014/08/9114
15 Diabetes Improvement Plan. Edinburgh, Scottish Government. 2014. www.gov.scot/Publications/2014/11/6742
17 For a detailed description of the biological module see Volume 2 of this report
18 Rutherford, L and Purdon, S. SHeS Waist and blood pressure validation study. Edinburgh: Scottish Government, 2013. http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/Statistics/Browse/Health/scottishhealth-survey/WBPstudy
19 Diabetes and high blood pressure are not included in the definition of 'any CVD condition' as they are risk factors for CVD.
20 Ramsay, L.E., Williams, B., Johnston, G.D., MacGregor, G.A., Poston, L., Potter, J.F., Poulter, N.R. and Russel, G. (1999). Guidelines for management of hypertension: report of the Third Working Party of the British Hypertension Society, 1999. Journal of Human Hypertension. 13:569-592
21 Christie, S. Chapter 8: Cardiovascular diseases and diabetes. In: Campbell-Jack, D, Hinchliffe S and Bromley C (eds). Scottish Health Survey 2014 - Volume 1 Main Report. Edinburgh: Scottish Government. 2015
22 See Section 9.2.2 for definitions.
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