Underestimation of Risk of Carotid Subclinical Atherosclerosis by Cardiovascular Risk Scores in Patients with Psoriatic Arthritis.

@article{Shen2018UnderestimationOR,
  title={Underestimation of Risk of Carotid Subclinical Atherosclerosis by Cardiovascular Risk Scores in Patients with Psoriatic Arthritis.},
  author={Jiayun Shen and Steven Lam and Qing Shang and Chun Kwok Wong and Edmund Kwok-Ming Li and Priscilla Wong and Emily Wai-Lin Kun and Isaac Tsz-Ho Cheng and M Li and Tena Ka-Yan Li and Tracy Yaner Zhu and Jack Jock-Wai Lee and Mimi Mee Chang and Alex Pui-wai Lee and Lai-shan Tam},
  journal={The Journal of rheumatology},
  year={2018},
  volume={45 2},
  pages={
          218-226
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To test the performances of established cardiovascular (CV) risk scores in discriminating subclinical atherosclerosis (SCA) in patients with psoriatic arthritis. METHODS These scores were calculated: Framingham risk score (FRS), QRISK2, Systematic COronary Risk Evaluation (SCORE), 10-year atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease risk algorithm (ASCVD) from the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association, and the European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR… CONTINUE READING
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