Prevalence of Statin Therapy Use in US Adults According to Statin Eligibility Groups: 2018 ACC/AHA Guideline on the Treatment of Blood Cholesterol in Adults

Original Visualization (AHA Centers for Health Metrics and Evaluation)

Explore the current percentage of US adults currently using statin therapy according to statin eligibility groups outlined in the 2018 ACC/AHA Guideline on the Treatment of Blood Cholesterol in Adults. This visualization also provides estimates of the number of US adults eligible for and currently using statin therapy. This visualization includes new population estimates of statin therapy eligibility and use by sex and race/ethnicity.

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Prevalence of Cardiovascular Disease Among US Adults (20+ years) with Diabetes in the United States (1999-2016)

Interactive Visualization (AHA Centers for Health Metrics and Evaluation)

Examine prevalence of cardiovascular disease in US adults with diabetes using data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys (NHANES). Explore prevalence of congestive heart failure, coronary heart disease, angina/angina pectoris, heart attack or stroke according to NHANES cycle and categories of race/ethnicity and sex.

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Trends in Prevalence of Diabetes Awareness, Treatment, and Control in the United States (1999-2016)

Interactive Visualization (AHA Centers for Health Metrics and Evaluation)

Examine prevalence of diabetes awareness, treatment, and control in the US adult population using data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys (NHANES). Explore prevalence according to NHANES cycle and categories of age, race/ethnicity, sex, education, and income.

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Prevalence of Prediabetes and Diabetes in the United States (1999-2016)

Interactive Visualization (AHA Centers for Health Metrics and Evaluation)

Examine prevalence of prediabetes and diabetes in the US adult population using data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys (NHANES). Explore prevalence according to NHANES cycle, diabetes definitions, and categories of age, race/ethnicity, sex, education, and income.

Definitions

Low Calorie Sweetened Beverages Diet soft drinks (all types), LCS carbonated water, and LCS fruit flavored drinks. Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Soft drinks, fruitades, sports drinks and other sugary beverages (fruit drinks, sweetened water, smoothie drinks, Frappuccino) and reduced sugar colas (half weight). For detailed information for NHANES/USDA food codes of low calorie sweetened Beverages and sugar-sweetened

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Trends in Consumption of Low Calorie Sweetened Beverages and Sugar-Sweetened Beverages in the United States: NHANES 1999-2014

Interactive Visualization (AHA Centers for Health Metrics and Evaluation)

Examine reported consumption of low calorie sweetened beverages and sugar-sweetened beverages in US children/adolescents and adults using data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys (NHANES). Explore reported intakes according to NHANES cycle and categories of age, race/ethnicity, and sex.

Definitions

Total Cardiovascular Disease (ICD-10: I00-I99, Q20-Q28) I00–I99 – Diseases of the circulatory system (I00–I02) Acute rheumatic fever (I05–I09) Chronic rheumatic heart diseases (I10–I15) Hypertensive diseases (I20–I25) Ischemic heart diseases (I26–I28) Pulmonary heart disease and diseases of pulmonary circulation (I30–I52) Other forms of heart disease (I60–I69) Cerebrovascular diseases (I70–I79) Diseases of arteries, arterioles and capillaries (I80–I89)

Definitions, Data Source and Methods

Definitions Hypertension Systolic blood pressure greater than or equal to 140 mmHg or diastolic blood pressure greater than or equal to 90 mmHg or currently taking prescribed medicine to lower high blood pressure or told by a healthcare professional on two or more different visits that she/he had high blood pressure Prehypertension Systolic blood pressure

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Data Sources (standard tab) National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys: NHANES The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) is a program of studies designed to assess the health and nutritional status of adults and children in the United States. The survey is unique in that it combines interviews and physical examinations. To learn more