Cardiovascular Disease Risk Calculator
The calculated value is the estimated probability of a cardiovascular
event within the next five years.
Cardiovascular disease includes the following fatal and nonfatal events:
myocardial infarction, angina, coronary insufficiency, sudden and non-sudden
coronary death, stroke, transient cerebral ischaemic attack, peripheral
vascular disease (claudication), symptomatic left ventricular failure.
This calculator is based on the equation from: Anderson et al (1991)
Cardiovascular disease risk profiles.
Am Heart J 121:293-8
This resource was updated in April 2010 by
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