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Coronary Heart Disease Risk Estimator of Christianson et al for a Patient with Type 2 Diabetes

Purpose:

To predict the risk of coronary heart disease in the next 10 years for a patient with type 2 diabetes using the risk estimator of Christianson et al.

Specialty:

Cardiovascular Diseases, Diabetes

Objective:

risk factors, severity, prognosis, stage, complications

ICD-10:

E10-E14

Description:

Christianson et al developed a "pen and paper" risk estimator for coronary heart disease (CHD) in a patient with Type 2 diabetes. This can help identify a patient who may benefit from more aggressive management of risk factors. The authors are from the Mayo Clinic.

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