PROCAM

AcronymDefinition
PROCAMProspective Cardiovascular Munster Study
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Framingham risk function overestimates risk of coronary heart disease in men and women from Germany-results from the MONICA Augsburg and the PROCAM cohorts.
A comparison of the PROCAM and Framingham point-scoring systems for estimation of individual risk of coronary heart disease in the Second North-wick Park Heart Study.
Buna paralel olarak, risk kilavuzlugunda KVH onlenmesinde izlenmesi onerilen ug adim; (a) Framingham Risk Skoru (FRS), SCORE, QRISK, PROCAM gegerli birsistem araciligi ile riskin hesaplanmasi, (b) hastanm uygulayabilecegi yasam tarzi degisjmi, ilag tedavisine basjama ve uygun ilag segimi gibi temel basjiklarda tedavinin nasil yapilacagma karar verilmesi ve (c) tedavi kararmin maliyet etkinliginin degerlendirilmesidir.
Professor Gerd Assmann, member of the R3i International Steering Committee and President of the Board of the Assmann-Foundation for Prevention, presented a new analysis from PROCAM in which 823 men who survived a myocardial infarction (MI) were matched with an equal number of controls free from MI.
These range from newly developed Framingham Risk Score in asymptomatic individuals in primary care (7) to other well established risk scores such as classical Framingham risk score, German PROCAM score, European SCORE project, British QRISK and QRISK-2 and others developed in Southern Europe, Eastern Europe, China, and Australia-New Zealand and World Health Organization (8).
Finally, emerging techniques have been proposed to measure LDL and HDL particle sizes, such as HPLC (28) and microfluid gel electrophoresis, which was used in the PROCAM (Prospective Cardiovascular Munster) study (29).
A built in calculator provides risk scores commonly used in a variety of medical environments (Framingham Risk Score, PROCAM Health Check Score, Reynolds Risk Score, Risk score based on the SCORE Project).
A comparison of the PROCAM and Framingham point scoring systems for estimation of individual risk of coronary heart disease in the Second Northwick Park Heart Study.
Both the Framingham (1) and PROCAM (2) risk algorithms, however, were developed in the same sample in which the constituent CRFs were originally tested, with PROCAM based on 325 events in 5389 men followed for 10 years, and Framingham based on 383 events in 2489 men followed for 12 years (i.
A comparison of the PROCAM and Fnmingham point-scoring systems for estimation of individual risk of coronary heart disease in the Second Northwick Park Heart Study.
The PROCAM study found almost threefold increased CHD risk for high Lp(a) when LDL-C was >1580 mg/L (7), and the PRIME study found fourfold increased risk with high Lp(a) at LDL-C concentrations >1630 mg/L (5).