Affiliation: Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois
- The CoLaus study: a population-based study to investigate the epidemiology and genetic determinants of cardiovascular risk factors and metabolic syndromeMathieu Firmann
Department of Medicine, Internal Medicine, CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland
BMC Cardiovasc Disord 8:6. 2008..A secondary aim of the CoLaus study will be to determine new genetic determinants associated with CVRFs...
- Predictive accuracy of original and recalibrated Framingham risk score in the Swiss populationPedro Marques-Vidal
Centre for Cardiovascular and Metabolic Research, CardioMet, Switzerland
Int J Cardiol 133:346-53. 2009..To compare the predictive accuracy of the original and recalibrated Framingham risk function on current morbidity from coronary heart disease (CHD) and mortality data from the Swiss population...
- Cardiovascular risk estimation and eligibility for statins in primary prevention comparing different strategiesDavid Nanchen
Department of Ambulatory Care and Community Medicine, University Hospital Centre, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
Am J Cardiol 103:1089-95. 2009..Following the International Atherosclerosis Society and the Adult Treatment Panel III recommendations might prevent more CHD deaths at the cost of higher numbers needed to treat compared with European Society of Cardiology guidelines...
- Prevalence, treatment and control of dyslipidaemia in Switzerland: still a long way to goMathieu Firmann
Department of Medicine, Centre for Cardiovascular and Metabolic Research Cardiomet, University Hospital, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 17:682-7. 2010..There is little information regarding the prevalence and management of dyslipidaemia in Switzerland...