II. Criteria: Risk Factors

  1. Score +12: Renal Dysfunction
  2. Score +7: Heart Failure
  3. Score +5: Age >65 years
  4. Score +5: Hyperlipidemia
  5. Score +5: ST segment changes on EKG
  6. Score +4: Ankle-Brachial Index <0.6
  7. Score +4: Q-Waves on EKG
  8. Score +3: Cerebrovascular Disease
  9. Score +3: Diabetes Mellitus
  10. Score +3: Pulmonary Disease
  11. Score -6: Statin Use
  12. Score -4: Aspirin Use
  13. Score -4: Beta Blocker Use

III. Interpretation: Mortality

  1. Total <0: Low risk (22.1% ten year mortality)
  2. Total 0-5: Low-Intermediate risk (32.2% ten year mortality)
  3. Total 6-9: High-Intermediate risk (45.8% ten year mortality)
  4. Total >9: High risk (70.4% ten year mortality)

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