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Risk Factors

An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, inborn or inherited characteristic, which, based on epidemiological evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.

Year introduced: 1988

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Tree Number(s): E05.318.740.600.800.725, N05.715.350.200.700, N05.715.360.750.625.700.700, N06.850.490.625.750, N06.850.520.830.600.800.725

MeSH Unique ID: D012307

Entry Terms:

  • Factor, Risk
  • Risk Factor
  • Social Risk Factors
  • Factor, Social Risk
  • Factors, Social Risk
  • Risk Factor, Social
  • Risk Factors, Social
  • Social Risk Factor
  • Health Correlates
  • Correlates, Health
  • Population at Risk
  • Populations at Risk
  • Risk Scores
  • Risk Score
  • Score, Risk
  • Risk Factor Scores
  • Risk Factor Score
  • Score, Risk Factor

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