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Table 1 Endpoint prediction for each of 14 risk scores

From: The association between cardiovascular risk and cardiovascular magnetic resonance measures of fibrosis: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)

Risk scores* Endpoint prediction Risk factors included in model
Edinburgh (CHD)1 10 year CHD Age, Gender, Smoker, Diabetes, LVH, SBP, Chol, HDL
Edinburgh (CVD)1 10 year CVD Age, Gender, Smoker, Diabetes, LVH, SBP, Chol, HDL
Death (CHD)1 10 year death from CHD Age, Gender, Smoker, Diabetes, LVH, SBP, Chol, HDL
Death (CVD)1 10 year death from CVD Age, Gender, Smoker, Diabetes, LVH, SBP, Chol, HDL
Myocardial Infarction (MI)1 10 year MI Age, Gender, Smoker, Diabetes, LVH, SBP, Chol, HDL
Stroke1 10 year stroke Age, Gender, Smoker, Diabetes, LVH, SBP, Chol, HDL
Framingham (CVD)3 10 year CVD Age, Gender, Smoker, SBP, Chol, HDL, HTN Med
National Cholesterol Education Program (NCEP)4 10 year CHD Age, Smoker, Diabetes, SBP, HDL, LDL
British National Formulary (BNF)1 10 year CVD Age, Gender, Smoker, Diabetes, LVH, SBP, Chol, HDL
ASSIGN1 10 year CVD Age, Gender, Smoker, Diabetes, SBP, Chol, HDL, Cigarettes, MI Fam
PROCAM2 10 year CHD Diabetes, SBP, HDL, LDL, Trig, Glucose, HTN Med
Reynolds5 10 year CHD Age, Gender, Smoker, Diabetes, SBP, Chol, HDL, CRP, Hemoglobin, MI Fam
MESA6 5 year HF Age, Gender, Smoker, BMI Grade, SBP, Heart Rate, Diabetic Status, BNP, LV Mass
Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease (ASCVD)7 10 year CVD Age, Gender, Smoker, Diabetes, SBP, Chol, HDL
  1. *References indicated below.
  2. CVD – Cardiovascular Disease; CHD – Coronary Heart Disease; HF – Heart Failure; Chol – Total Cholesterol; LVH – Left Ventricular Hypertrophy; SBP – Systolic Blood Pressure; HTN Med – Hypertension Medication; MI Fam – Family History of Myocardial Infarction; BNP – proBNP levels; LV Mass – Left Ventricular Mass; Trig – triglycerides; BMI – body mass index; CRP – c reactive protein.
  3. Risk Scores were calculated as in [25].
  4. 1-7See Appendix for Risk score references.