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1

Name a CVD that is screened for?

AAA

2

Who is screened for an AAA

Men over the age of 65 can all be screened

3

What happens if an aneurysm of 3-44.cm is found

Yearly scan

4

What happens if an aneurysm of 4.5-5.3cm is found

3 monthly scan

5

What happens if the aneurysm is more than 5.4cm?

Refer to vascular service for elective treatment

6

Describe the challenges in AAA screening

Lack of awareness
Ensuring the gap in inequalities in health does not widen