Cardiovascular risk assessment for primary prevention is often inaccurateBMJ 2006; 333 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.39059.491065.DE (Published 14 December 2006) Cite this as: BMJ 2006;333:0-e
Research question Are cardiovascular risk scores reliable?
Answer Not particularly. They can underestimate or overestimate true risk depending on the population under study
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