II. Background

  1. New calculator released for use with ACC/AHA 2013 Hyperlipidemia Guidelines and replaces the Framingham Calculator
    1. New calculator appears to primarily overestimate cardiovascular risk
    2. http://my.americanheart.org/professional/StatementsGuidelines/PreventionGuidelines/Prevention-Guidelines_UCM_457698_SubHomePage.jsp

III. Criteria

  1. Diabetes Mellitus or other heart disease equivalent
  2. Current Tobacco Use
  3. Age
  4. Gender
  5. Total Cholesterol
  6. HDL Cholesterol
  7. Systolic Blood Pressure
  8. Hypertension treatment

IV. Interpretation

  1. Low: <10% CAD 10 year risk (<0.6% per year)
  2. Moderate: 10-20% CAD 10 year risk (0.6-2.0% per year)
  3. High:>20% CAD 10 year risk (>2% per year)

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