An International Model to Predict Recurrent Cardiovascular Disease
American Journal of Medicine, 07/11/2012
Wilson PWF et al. – This study establishes and validates a risk model to predict secondary cardiovascular events and cardiovascular death in outpatients with established atherothrombotic disease. Traditional risk factors, burden of disease, lack of treatment, and geographic location all are related to an increased risk of subsequent cardiovascular morbidity and cardiovascular mortality.