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Development of an Australian cardiovascular disease mortality risk score using multiple imputation and recalibration from national statistics

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OBJECTIVE: To develop and recalibrate an Australian 5-year cardiovascular disease (CVD) mortality risk score to produce contemporary predictions of risk.

METHODS: Data were pooled from six Australian cohort studies (n = 54,829), with baseline data collected between 1989 and 2003. Participants included were aged 40-74 years and free of CVD at baseline. Variables were harmonised across studies and missing data were imputed using multiple imputation. Cox proportional hazards models wer...

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Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12872-016-0462-5

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Name:
National Heart Foundation of Australia
Funding agency for:
Backholer, K
Grant:
PH 12 M6824
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Australian National Heart Foundation
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100751
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National Health and Medical Research Council Principal Research Fellowship
Funding agency for:
Woodward, M
Publisher:
BioMed Central
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BMC Cardiovascular Disorders More from this journal
Volume:
17
Issue:
17
Pages:
1-9
Publication date:
2017-01-06
Acceptance date:
2016-12-23
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ISSN:
1471-2261
Language:
English
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pubs:671090
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pubs:671090
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671090
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2017-01-19

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