Studies of external validation: Framingham-Kannel58

Validation study IDValidating population, location, date, description
Follow up
Population characteristics
Inclusion
Exclusion
Co-morbidity
Outcome Changes to methods.
Methods used for validation
Results
Attempt at recalibration
Authors conclusions: applicability in studied population.
Reviewer notes
Schroll et al. 198168Glostrup Population Studies

Glostrup, Denmark Birth cohort. Area representative of Denmark as a whole with respect to age, sex and socio-economic distributions.

1964

10 year follow up
Age 50
N=796
54% male

No cardiovascular disease
Cardiovascular disease
MI
Overestimation of MI incidence in Glastrup population by the Framingham method.

From: Appendix 6, Studies of external validation of risk-scoring methods (part complete)

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NICE Clinical Guidelines, No. 67S.
Beswick AD, Brindle P, Fahey T, et al.
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