Derivation and Validation of a New Cardiovascular Risk Score for People With Type 2 Diabetes

@inproceedings{Elley2010DerivationAV,
  title={Derivation and Validation of a New Cardiovascular Risk Score for People With Type 2 Diabetes},
  author={Carolyn Raina Elley and Elizabeth Walkup Max Robinson and Timothy Kenealy and Dale M Bramley and Paul Leslie Drury},
  booktitle={Diabetes care},
  year={2010}
}
OBJECTIVE To derive a 5-year cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk equation from usual-care data that is appropriate for people with type 2 diabetes from a wide range of ethnic groups, variable glycemic control, and high rates of albuminuria in New Zealand. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS This prospective open-cohort study used primary-care data from 36,127 people with type 2 diabetes without previous CVD to derive a CVD equation using Cox proportional hazards regression models. Data from 12,626… CONTINUE READING