Framingham risk score and severity of coronary artery disease

Sayin M. R. , Cetiner M. A. , Karabag T., Akpinar I., Sayin E., Kurcer M. A. , ...Daha Fazla

HERZ, cilt.39, sa.5, ss.638-643, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 39 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s00059-013-3881-4
  • Dergi Adı: HERZ
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.638-643


Coronary artery disease (CAD) is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. Easy-to-perform and reliable parameters are needed to predict the presence and severity of CAD and to implement efficient diagnostic and therapeutic modalities. We aimed to examine whether the Framingham risk scoring system can be used for this purpose.