Risk Scores

This category includes a number of different risk score calculators that are useful adjuncts to make decisions.

General Cardiovascular Risk Profile

Posted on April 1, 2010 - 3:21pm

Comment: This uses the Framingham Risk Score module, adapted for treatment.

The 10-year risk of developing coronary heart disease, stroke, peripheral artery disease or heart failure



STS Risk Score Calculator

Posted on November 7, 2012 - 7:18pm

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons’ risk model calculates the risk of operative mortality and morbidity of adult cardiac surgery on the basis of patient demographic and clinical variables. We have developed our own similar Cardiac Surgery Risk Assessment Calculator.


Posted on May 15, 2012 - 8:23am



The original EuroSCORE has been replaced with a new model, EuroSCORE II in 2011. In this new version, an additional risk factor "Poor mobility" was added, while others, such as "Obesity" were omitted.

The Mayo Clinic Risk Score Calculator

Posted on November 9, 2009 - 1:24am

The Mayo Clinic Risk Calculator Models for Prediction of In-Hospital Death (PCI and CABG)


Operative mortality is a good measure of quality of cardiac surgical care, as long as patient risk factors are taken into consideration. EuroSCORE is a method of calculating predicted operative mortality for patients undergoing cardiac surgery.

The Syntax Score

Posted on December 7, 2009 - 7:48pm

The SYNTAX Score is a tool developed in connection with the SYNTAX Trial, a trial comparing PCI and Cardiac Surgery in complex, high-risk Left Main and/or 3Vessel Disease patients.

TIMI Risk Score for Unstable Angina

Posted on April 28, 2010 - 2:10pm

Patients with unstable angina/non–ST-segmentelevation myocardial infarction (MI) (UA/NSTEMI) present witha wide spectrum of risk for death and cardiac ischemic events.