Risk Calculator for Cholesterol Appears Flawed
An online calculator meant to help doctors assess treatment options appears to overestimate risk, so much so that it could mistakenly suggest that millions more people are candidates for statin drugs.
Sek Kathiresan MD
Initial maelstrom re PCE over-estimation set off by Paul Ridker and Nancy Cook (see below) in 2013 when PCE was introduced Looks like Paul was correct
need to seriously consider revising the equations