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Table 4 Estimated risks of general heart disease in the studied patients (n = 110)

From: Inflammatory markers and cardiovascular risks among overweight-obese Emirati women

Risk scores Not applicable Nil Low Medium High
Framingham 10-year riska 4 (4) 92 (84) 7 (6) 7 (6)
Ten-year risk for a first ASCVD eventb 69 (63) 8 (7) 20 (18) 13 (12)
Lifetime risk for a first ASCVD eventb 4 (4) 21 (19) 36 (33) 49 (45)
  1. Values are number (percentage) of patients
  2. aRisks are based on gender, age, systolic blood pressure, total cholesterol, HDL, cigarette smoking, and presence of diabetes
  3. bRisks of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) are based on gender, age, race, systolic blood pressure, total cholesterol, HDL, cigarette smoking, and presence of diabetes