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Predicting Cardiovascular Risks in a Contemporary Population

Jueves, Octubre 22, 2020

The widely accepted pooled cohort equations overestimate 5-year risk in a cohort of Veterans Affairs patients, with implications for statin eligibility.
The pooled cohort equations (PCE) were developed to estimate the risk for an initial atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) event.

 

 

 


NEJM Journal Watch summary, reutilizado con permiso del Grupo NEJM

 

Código de aprobación: PP-CVP-CHL-0015