Get an idea of your heart health. This is your absolute or actual percentage risk of experiencing such an event within the next 5 years based on the information which you entered.
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.
Cv risk calculator nz. The european cardiovascular disease risk assessment model systematic coronary risk evaluation score. Cells with this marker indicate that in patients with very high levels of total cholesterol about 8 5 9 mmol l or blood pressure about 170 100 mmhg the risk equations may underestimate the true risk. Use my heart check to.
It includes eight risk factors that can be entered below to give a 30 day one and two year estimate of mortality. The equation uses six variables to estimate risk including age sex whether the person has diabetes or not smoking status systolic blood pressure and serum total cholesterol to hdl cholesterol ratio. The tool uses information about your medical history where you live and your ethnicity to give an estimate of your heart heath.
New zealand cardiovascular risk calculator. People aged 35 74 years. Atrial fibrillation confers additional risks over and above that calculated by current cvdra.
10 year risk for ascvd is categorized as. Calculate the five year combined cvd risk calculate five year risk using the new zealand cardiovascular risk charts or a validated electronic decisionsupport tool stand alone or incorporated into most practice software. The new zealand guidelines for the assessment and management of cardiovascular risk1 2 use an adjusted version of the framingham equation 8 to assess 5 year cvd risk.
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. This equation has been tested for its validity and has shown to have good predictive ability. For more information about the inputs and calculations used in this app see terms and concepts in the resources tab below.
It has been compiled using data from over 270 000 patients aged 18 or over undergoing non cardiac surgery. Get tips for how to improve your heart health. The absolute risk calculator is based on the prediction equation known as the framingham risk equation.
My heart check is designed for kiwis because it s based on new zealand data. The calculator will also give you your percentage risk of experiencing a cardiovascular event in the next 5 years the lower the percentage risk the better. Cardiovascular risk screening nz.
Coronary heart disease and stroke is the number 1 cause of death in nz with 1 in 20 adults diagnosed 1. Absolute cvd risk assessment using this calculator should be performed for all adults aged 45 74 years who are not known to have cvd or to be at clinically determined high risk. Assumes that cholesterol reduction of about 20 in patients with total cholesterol 5.
Nzrisk has been developed to be a simple and easy to use risk calculator based on the new zealand population. Low risk 5 borderline risk 5 to 7 4 intermediate risk 7 5 to 19 9 high risk 20 indicates a field required to calculate current 10 year ascvd risk for patients age 40 79.