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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Calculation (SoapNote.org)

Ontology: Framingham coronary heart disease 10 year risk score (C1277687)

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SnomedCT 142610004, 165211005, 315039001
Spanish Framingham coronary heart disease 10 year risk score, puntaje de riesgo de enfermedad coronaria a 10 años, de Framingham (escala de evaluación), puntaje de riesgo de enfermedad coronaria a 10 años, de Framingham
English Framingham coronary heart disease 10 year risk score (staging scale), Framingham coronary heart disease 10 year risk score (assessment scale), Framingham coronary heart disease 10 year risk score

Ontology: Cardiac Risk Scales Framingham (C3174416)

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English Cardiac Risk Scales Framingham, CARD.RISK