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Table 2 SCORE risk category reclassification after carotid ultrasound assessment

From: Disease activity influences the reclassification of rheumatoid arthritis into very high cardiovascular risk

  SCORE risk category after carotid ultrasound assessment % patients reclassified
Low Moderate High Very high
Initial SCORE risk category
 Low 533 392    141 26%
 Moderate 487   170   317 65%
 High 139    19 120 86%
 Very high 103     103 -
  1262 392 170 19 681 54%
  1. SCORE risk reclassification data was not available for 17 patients
  2. SCORE Systematic Coronary Risk Evaluation