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Question 1

Which of the following factors puts a 40 year old man at the GREATEST risk of having a stroke?


a.Blood pressure of 160/95 on repeated measurement
b.Body mass index of 28
c. Consumption of 1 or 2 cans of beer after dinner most nights
d. Prior history of cigarette smoking while a teenager
e. Death of a parent at age 75 from complications of a heart attack

Answer to Question 1

a. Blood pressure of 160/95 on repeated measurement