Assessment of the American Heart Association's "Life's simple 7" score in French-speaking adults from Québec.

Affiliation

Institute of Nutrition and Functional Foods (INAF), Université Laval, Quebec, G1V 0A6, Canada; School of Nutrition, Université Laval, Quebec, G1V 0A6, Canada. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

The "Life's Simple 7" (LS7) metrics were developed by the American Heart Association (AHA) to assess and promote cardiovascular health in the American population. The purpose of this study was to assess the overall cardiovascular health of French-speaking adults from the Province of Quebec using the LS7 score.

Keywords

Cardiovascular health,Epidemiology,Life's simple 7,