Cardiovascular Risk and Risk Scores: ASSIGN, Framingham, QRISK and others: how to choose

@article{TunstallPedoe2011CardiovascularRA,
  title={Cardiovascular Risk and Risk Scores: ASSIGN, Framingham, QRISK and others: how to choose},
  author={H. Tunstall-Pedoe},
  journal={Heart},
  year={2011},
  volume={97},
  pages={442 - 444}
}
  • H. Tunstall-Pedoe
  • Published 2011
  • Medicine
  • Heart
  • Coronary heart disease and stroke contribute significantly to premature mortality and morbidity. Largely preventable, they demand prevention. Emphases range from responsibilities of governments to individuals, and the clinic nurses or doctors advising and treating them. The risk of cardiovascular disease varies. To be efficient and effective, medical interventions must focus on those at highest risk. The strongest marker of risk is existing cardiovascular disease (diabetes often included… CONTINUE READING
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