Luoto 1994

Derivation of prognostic modelLuoto et al. 199476
Location & date
Population characteristics
Inclusion, co-morbidity
Risk factorsTotal cholesterol (3 categories
HDL cholesterol (3 categories)
Hypertension (3 categories)
Smoking (3 categories)
BMI (3 categories)
Leisure time physical activity (3 categories)
OutcomeCardiovascular disease
Prediction period
Statistical methodsInteger score
Practical
Authors notesSuitable logistic function for Finnish population is not available
Modifications, tools or guidelines
External validation
Convergent validation
Trials of health outcomes

From: Appendix 3, Prognostic models or risk scoring methods for use in targeting primary prevention of cardiovascular diseases (part completed)

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