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Table 2 Inclusion- and exclusion criteria for different patient groups

From: Development and pilot of an internationally standardized measure of cardiovascular risk management in European primary care

Patient groups 1. Patients with CHD 2. Patients at high risk 3. Primary-prevention group
Inclusion criteria: - Documented diagnosis - Men ≥ 60 and - Age: 18-45 years
  - ICD 10 code: I20-I25 or - Smoker: - Registered or regular visitors in practice
  - ICPC-2 code: K74-76    - ICD 10: F17 or  
      - ICPC-2: P17  
Exclusion criteria for all 3 groups: - Diabetes
  - terminal illness
  - cognitive disorders (e.g. dementia)
  - psychiatric diseases (e.g. schizophrenia)
  - lack of language knowledge
Exclusion criteria for patient groups 2 and 3   - established CVD (Angina, Myocardial infarction, stroke)
  1. Only the first two groups were included in the pilot study