Comparison of Application of the ACC/AHA Guidelines, Adult Treatment Panel III Guidelines, and European Society of Cardiology Guidelines for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in a European Cohort

Study Questions:

What are implications of the American College of Cardiology (ACC)/American Heart Association (AHA), the Adult Treatment Panel (ATP) III, and the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) guidelines in a prospective cohort of healthy European men and women ages ≥55 years and without previous cardiovascular disease (CVD)?