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Archives of cardiovascular diseases
Volume 108, n° 12
pages 675-682 (décembre 2015)
Doi : 10.1016/j.acvd.2015.10.001
Received : 26 August 2015 ;  accepted : 5 October 2015
Screening for coronary artery disease in asymptomatic individuals: Why and how?
Pourquoi et comment dépister la maladie coronaire chez le sujet asymptomatique ?
 

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Figure 1 : 

SCORE chart: 10-year risk of fatal cardiovascular disease in countries at low risk based on the following risk factors: age, sex, smoking, systolic blood pressure and total cholesterol. CVD: cardiovascular disease. From Perk et al. [22] with permission. Low CVD countries are Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, The Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, San Marino, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom.


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Figure 2 : 

Receiver operator characteristic curves showing area under the curve for A. incident coronary heart diseasea; and B. incident cardiovascular diseaseb, in intermediate-risk MESA participants. From Yeboah et al. [50] with permission. aC-statistics for FRS alone, 0.623; FRS plus coronary artery calcium, 0.784 (P  < 0.001); FRS plus intima-media thickness, 0.652 (P  = 0.01); FRS plus flow-mediated dilation, 0.639 (P  = 0.06); FRS plus high-sensitivity C-reactive protein, 0.640 (P  = 0.03); FRS plus family history, 0.675 (P  = 0.001); and FRS plus ankle-brachial index, 0.650 (P  = 0.01). bC-statistics for FRS alone, 0.623; FRS plus coronary artery calcium, 0.784 (P  < 0.001); FRS plus intima-media thickness, 0.652 (P  = 0.01); FRS plus flow-mediated dilation, 0.639 (P  = 0.06); FRS plus high-sensitivity C-reactive protein, 0.640 (P  = 0.03); FRS plus family history, 0.675 (P  = 0.001); and FRS plus ankle-brachial index, 0.650 (P  = 0.01). MESA: Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis; FRS: Framingham risk score.

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