More about the risk score and its basis. Updated charts are published today in the lancet global health.
High and low cardiovascular risk charts based on gender age total cholesterol systolic blood pressure and smoking status with relative risk chart qualifiers and instructions.
Cardiovascular risk score chart uk. For any technical issues with the calculator or these web pages please e mail mike bennett lshtm ac uk. Moderate risk if your score is 10 20. It is the electronic and interactive version of the score risk charts of the.
Who has updated the cardiovascular risk charts through the who cardiovascular disease risk chart working group. This is between a 1 in 10 and 2 in 10 chance. This framingham risk score calculator estimates the 10 year coronary heart disease risk of any person based on certain criteria like gender age cholesterol and systolic pressure.
People with a total cvd risk of over 10 over 10 years should be offered lipid lowering treatment with a statin 1. Moderate risk qrisk2 of 10 20 this means that you have between a one to two in ten chance of having a stroke or heart attack in the next 10 years. Low risk qrisk2 score of less than 10 this means that you have less than a one in ten chance of having a stroke or heart attack in the next 10 years.
The article entitled a score for predicting risk of cardiovascular death in. Widespread use of these charts could enhance the accuracy practicability and sustainability to reduce the burden of cardiovascular diseases worldwide. Users should note however that cvd risk is likely to be under estimated in patients from deprived areas and over estimated for patients from affluent areas.
Full details of the risk score and how it was derived are published in the british medical journalissue of 14 july 2001. This is a 2 in 10 chance or more of developing a cardiovascular disease within the following 10 years. Once all risk factors have been identified cardiovascular risk charts or calculator should be used to estimate the total risk of developing cvd over the following 10 years.
You can discover more about this heart disease scoring system and about all the cardiovascular risk factors involved below the form. Your qrisk score will tell you whether you are at low moderate or high risk of developing cvd in the next 10 years. 10 year risk of fatal cvd in high risk regions of europe by gender age systolic blood pressure total cholesterol and smoking status score european high risk chart esc 2018 15 and over 10 14 5 9 3 4 2 1 1 10 year risk of fatal cvd in populations at high cvd risk score 2 non smoker smoker 14 16 26 11 15 6 8 9 11 13 9 15.
Score risk charts the european cardiovascular disease risk assessment model systematic coronary risk evaluation score. Whilst qrisk2 has been developed for use in the uk it is being used internationally. Testimonials from national coordinators for cvd prevention.
Once all risk factors have been identified cardiovascular risk charts or calculator should be used to estimate the total risk of developing cvd over the following 10 years. High risk if your score is 20 or more. For non uk use if the postcode field is left blank the score will be calculated using an average value.
Cardiovascular risk score chart uk.