Predicting CHD risk in France: a pooled analysis of the D.E.S.I.R., Three City, PRIME, and SU.VI.MAX studies.

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BACKGROUND We aimed to develop and validate a simple coronary heart disease (CHD) risk algorithm applicable to asymptomatic men and women in France, and to compare its accuracy with that of the last published version of the Framingham risk function for cardiovascular disease. DESIGN A pooled analysis of four French prospective general-population studies… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/1741826710389354

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@article{Empana2011PredictingCR, title={Predicting CHD risk in France: a pooled analysis of the D.E.S.I.R., Three City, PRIME, and SU.VI.MAX studies.}, author={J P Empana and Muriel Tafflet and Sylvie Escolano and A C Vergnaux and S{\'e}bastien Bineau and J B Ruidavets and Mich{\`e}le Montaye and B. Haas and S{\'e}bastien Czernichow and Beverley Balkau and Pierre Ducimetiere}, journal={European journal of cardiovascular prevention and rehabilitation : official journal of the European Society of Cardiology, Working Groups on Epidemiology & Prevention and Cardiac Rehabilitation and Exercise Physiology}, year={2011}, volume={18 2}, pages={175-85} }