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Predicting the 10 year risk of cardiovascular disease in the United Kingdom: independent and external validation of an updated version of QRISK2.

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OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the performance of the QRISK2-2011 score for predicting the 10 year risk of cardiovascular disease in an independent UK cohort of patients from general practice and to compare it with earlier versions of the model and a National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence version of the Framingham equation. DESIGN: Prospective cohort study to validate a cardiovascular risk score with routinely collected data between June 1994 and June 2008. SETTING: 364 practices from...

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10.1136/bmj.e4181

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
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Journal:
BMJ (Clinical research ed.)
Volume:
344
Issue:
7867
Pages:
e4181
Publication date:
2012
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EISSN:
1756-1833
ISSN:
0959-8138
URN:
uuid:bbfbadcb-f500-47c1-be05-d0975757c61a
Source identifiers:
341167
Local pid:
pubs:341167

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