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Table 4 Case examples of the cardiovascular disease risk screening tool using a cut-off of ≥45 points

From: A six question screen to facilitate primary cardiovascular disease prevention

Example nr. Age Tobacco use Alcohol consumption BMI Waist circumference History of hypertension Risk Score Estimated SCORE ≥5 %?a
1 52 No 8–14 ≥25– <30 <94 cm No 25 No
2 52 Yes 15–21 ≥25– <30 ≥94 cm No 51 Yes
3 57 No 8–14 ≥25– <30 <94 cm No 43 No
4 57 Yes <1 <25 <94 cm No 56 Yes
5 47 Yes 15–21 ≥30 ≥94 cm No 33 No
6 57 No 1–7 <25 <94 cm Yes 51 Yes
7 62 No <1 <25 <94 cm No 49 Yes
  1. BMI body mass index
  2. abased on a cut-off of ≥45 points