See also from MDCalc, Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) (beta)
Based on guidelines from the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association.*
*This resource has a great infographic summarizing primary prevention.
In this post I link to The American College of Cardiology ASCVD (Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease) Risk Estimator Plus* and to additional resources related to the app.
*App should be used for primary prevention patients (those without ASCVD) only.
Here is the direct link to The American College of Cardiology ASCVD (Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease) Risk Estimator Plus.
You will fill in all the information in the app and then click on Risk Estimate on the above page.
Be sure and review all the information on the Estimator on these pages:
- About the App
- *”The ASCVD Risk Estimator Plus also has a mobile version you can download to your Apple or Android devices (phone or tablet). Just search the name of the app in your iTunes or GooglePlay app store.”