TITLE

The Framingham scores overestimated the risk for coronary heart disease in Japanese, Hispanic, and Native American cohorts

AUTHOR(S)
Kent, David M.; Griffith, John
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;Jan/Feb2002, Vol. 136 Issue 1, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
Presents an abstract of the study 'Validation of the Framingham Coronary Heart Disease Prediction Scores. Results of a Multiple Ethnic Groups Investigation,' by R. B. D'Agostino Sr., S. Grundy, L. M. Sullivan, P. Wilson, published on the July 11, 2001 issue of the 'Journal of the American Medical Association.' Comment on the study.
ACCESSION #
8866224

 

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