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Heart Attack Risk

 

 Lowest
Heart Risk

  Average
Heart Risk

Highest
Heart Risk

  0 1 2 3 4 5
Age Under 35 35-46 46-55 56-65 65-69 Over 70
Blood Pressure - systolic Below 115 116-124 125-134 135-149 150-164 Over 165
Blood pressure - diastolic Below 70 71-80 81-90 91-99 100-110 Over 111
Smoking -cigarettes per day Never smoked Quit 10 yr.+ 1 to 9 10 to 19 20-29 Over 30
Age of a parent or sibling who            
   had a heart attack or stroke None 70+ 60-69 50-59 35-49 Under 35
Diabetes duration - years 0 0 1 to 5 6 to 10 11 to 15 Over 15
Weight loss need - pounds 0 to 9 10 to 15 16-25 26-35 36-49 50+
Blood Tests            
   Total cholesterol 180-190 191-200 200-224 225-249 250-274 Over 275
   LDL cholesterol Below 100 101-129 130-139 140-149 150-159 Over 160
   HDL cholesterol 71-80 61-70 51-60 41-50 36-40 Under 35
   Cholesterol/HDL ratio 1.0 to 2.0 2.1 to 3.4 3.5 to 5.0 5.1 to 7.0 7.1 to 12.9 Over 13
   Lpa Below 10 11 to 15 16 to 20 21 to 25 26 to 30 Over 30
   Triglycerides Below 100 100-129 130-149 150-199 200-299 300-499
   C-reactive protein (CRP) 0 to .1 mg/dl .2 to .9 1.0 to 1.2 1.3 to 1.4 1.5 to 1.6 1.7 to 1.8
   Homosysteine Below 6 6 to 8 9 to 12 13 to 17 18 to 21 Over 21
Exercise - Minutes per week 120+ 90-120 60-90 30-60 Under 30 None
Exercise - Intensity Vigorous Hard Moderate Easy Very easy None
Total Heart Attack Risk Points            
             
   

 Report Card of Risk Factors

 
     Number Of Points  
           Lowest Risk         Average Risk      Highest Risk
  0 to 8 9 to17 18 to 34 35 to 51 52 to 68 69 to 85

 

 

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