Figure 2



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.