The Framingham risk function underestimated absolute coronary heart disease risk in Czech men.

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OBJECTIVES The aim was to validate the Framingham coronary heart disease (CHD) risk function with the formula by Wilson et al. (1998) in Czech men. METHODS The validation was performed within the 20-year primary prevention study of atherosclerotic risk factors (STULONG) including 1417 middle-aged men from the Czech Republic (Prague). A total of 646 men… (More)

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@article{Reissigov2007TheFR, title={The Framingham risk function underestimated absolute coronary heart disease risk in Czech men.}, author={Jindra Reissigov{\'a} and Jana Zv{\'a}rov{\'a}}, journal={Methods of information in medicine}, year={2007}, volume={46 1}, pages={43-9} }