5-year atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) risk as predicted by a model derived
in more than 1.6 million U.S. Veterans. ASCVD is a composite outcome comprised of ischemic stroke,
myocardial infarction, and coronary death.
Full methods described in Vassy JL, Lu B, Ho Y-L, Galloway A, Raghavan S, Honerlaw J, Tarko L, Russo J, Qazi S, Orkaby AR, Tanukonda V, Djoussé L, Gaziano JM, Gagnon DR, Cho K, Wilson PWF. “Estimation of Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease Risk Among Patients in the Veterans Affairs Health Care System.” JAMA Network Open (in press).
Funded by VA Office of Research & Development (CX001025)