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Predicting cardiovascular risk in England and Wales: prospective derivation and validation of QRISK2

BMJ 2008; 336 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.39609.449676.25 (Published 26 June 2008) Cite this as: BMJ 2008;336:1475

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Readers may be interested to know that QRISK2 (2011 update) is now available for iphone/itouch/ipad at the following link.

http://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/qrisk2/id497745015?mt=8

The next annual update will be in 2012. Please see www.qrisk.org for further details

Competing interests: JHC is a lead author of the QRISK paper and director of QResearch®– a not-for-profit organisation which is a joint partnership between the University of Nottingham and EMIS (leading commercial supplier of IT for 60% of general practices in the UK). JHC is also a paid director of ClinRisk Ltd which produces software to ensure the reliable and updatable implementation of clinical risk algorithms within clinical computer systems to help improve patient care.

02 February 2012
Julia Hippisley-Cx
Professor
University of Nottingham/ClinRisk Ltd
University Park, Nottingham