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Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) Risk Score for Heart Failure

Purpose:

To evaluate an adult for risk of heart failure using the MESA score of Chahal et al.

Specialty:

Cardiology

Objective:

risk factors, severity, prognosis, stage

ICD-10:

I70

Description:

Chahal et al developed a risk score for predicting the risk of heart failure in an adult. This can be used to evaluate a patient in a primary care setting who may benefit from a clinical intervention. The authors are from multiple hospitals in the United States and the National Heart, Lung and Blood Instittute of NIH.

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