Zoetermeer 1993

Derivation of prognostic modelHoes et al. 1993121
Location & dateZoetermeer, Netherlands
1975–1978
Population characteristicsAge ≥ 20
N=6057
47% men
Community based prospective study
9–12 year follow up
Inclusion, co-morbidityPeople with history of MI were included
Risk factorsAge
BMI
Systolic blood pressure
Pulse rate
Cigarette use
Antihypertensive drugs
Diabetes mellitus
Previous myocardial infarction
OutcomeDeath from all causes
Prediction period11.5 years
Statistical methodsProportional hazards models for men and women
PracticalRisk function
Authors notes
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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A Systematic Review of Risk Scoring Methods and Clinical Decision Aids Used in the Primary Prevention of Coronary Heart Disease (Supplement) [Internet].
NICE Clinical Guidelines, No. 67S.
Beswick AD, Brindle P, Fahey T, et al.
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