Table 3

Risk equivalent to PCE 7.5% and 5% determined by other risk equations*

Predicted 10-year risk of diverse CVD outcomes (%)
PCE 2013ATP III 2002QRISK2 2013SCORE +HDL High-RiskSCORE +HDL Low-Risk
Men7.59.57.02.91.5
56.35.42.11.1
Women7.54.110.13.62.0
53.06.82.11.2
  • *Based on linear regression of those with PCE risk <7.5% (figures 1 and 3–5).

  • ATP III, Adult Treatment Panel III; CVD, cardiovascular disease; HDL, high-density lipoprotein; PCE, pooled cohort equations; SCORE, Systematic COronary Risk Evaluation.