Framingham Risk Score
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Estimate 10-year risk of hard coronary heart disease (HCHD) in individuals 30-79 years of age and free of CHD, intermittent claudication and diabetes
Framingham Risk Score for Hard Coronary Heart Disease derived from a prospective, single-center study in the setting of a community-based cohort. The patients were 30 to 74 years old at baseline with 12 years of follow-up. The following predictors were identified and used in the equations.
- Total cholesterol
- Treatment for hypertension
- Smoking status
Scoring information available in Appendix of this document
|1.||Wilson PW, et. al. Prediction of Coronary Heart Disease Using Risk Factor Categories. Circulation 1998. 97(18): 1837-1847. Full Text|
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