Cardiovascular Disease Risk Calculator

Age years Gender
Total Cholesterol mmol/L Smoker or quit within last year?
HDL Cholesterol mmol/L Diabetic?
Systolic Blood Pressure mm Hg ECG evidence of LVH?

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 Ross Boswell
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