This document is a general guide to appropriate practice, to be followed subject to the circumstances, clinician’s judgement and patient’s preferences
in each individual case. The guidelines are designed to provide information to assist decision making and are based on the best available evidence
at the time of development. The relevance and appropriateness of the information and recommendations in this document depend on individual
circumstances. Moreover, the recommendations and guidelines are subject to change over time. While all care has been taken in preparing the content
of this material, the National Vascular Disease Prevention Alliance and the funding body expressly disclaims and accepts no responsibility for any
undesirable consequences arising from relying on the information or recommendations contained herein.
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