ACCF/AHA guideline for assessment of cardiovascular risk in asymptomatic adults

American Heart Association
American Heart Association
Publication date:
21 December 2010


The focus of this guideline is the initial assessment of the apparently healthy adult for risk of developing cardiovascular events associated with atherosclerotic vascular disease. The goal of this early assessment of cardiovascular risk in an asymptomatic individual is to provide the foundation for targeted preventive efforts based on that individual’s predicted risk. (From document)