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ASCVD Risk Calculator Pooled Cohort Equations - Cardiac Risk Assist

By Tin Nguyen

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Cardiac Risk Assist is an application that aids in calculating the 10-year and lifetime risks for atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) based on the information provided by the user: age, gender, race, total cholesterol, HDL cholesterol, systolic pressure, and additional parameters.

Cardiac Risk Assist retrieves 10-year risk estimates by utilizing the new Pooled Cohort Equations developed by the Risk Assessment Work Group. These risk estimates replaced the Framingham Risk Score from the previous guidelines.

Cardiac Risk Assist was tested thoroughly with normal, extremes, and abnormal data to ensure risk estimates from Cardiac Risk Assist matched with CV Risk Calculator (excel calculator developed by AHA/ACC). It was validated using randomized patient data, n=100. 10-year risk and lifetime risk were similar between the two applications.

Simple and user-friendly with an intuitive graphical user interface for data entry, let Cardiac Risk Assist assist you in your daily practice!

“Concepts for [ASCVD Risk Estimator] was adapted from the Cardiac Risk Assist App developed by Tin T.D. Nguyen, MD.” - American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association.

What's New in Version 1.4.2

-Minor updates
-AHA/ACC mobile version of this app [ASCVD Risk Estimator] was released on Feb 3, 2014.

Designed for iOS 7 (update your system to get intended benefit)

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Customer Reviews

Fast, easy, excellent app

Great point of care app that provides clinician with recommendations according the latest AHA/ACC guideline to help improve cardiovascular health. Very easy and fast to use. Essential to all health care providers.

Works like you want it to

It calculated the risk, displays it nicely. Easily access the boiled down recommendations and a list of statins. All the info you were looking for in one spot. Brilliant!


I find this app easy to use at the point of care and it clearly shows risk and risk change with changes in Data points ( smoking vs nonsmoking, etc.). Thank you!

ASCVD Risk Calculator Pooled Cohort Equations - Cardiac Risk Assist
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  • Free
  • Category: Medical
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  • Version: 1.4.2
  • Size: 4.8 MB
  • Languages: English, Danish, Portuguese, Russian, Swedish
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Compatibility: Requires iOS 6.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.

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