Table 3

Percentage of circulatory mortality, incident stroke and incident MI events (after retinal image capture) in top quintile of risk score distributions for UK Biobank and EPIC-Norfolk

ModelUK BiobankUK BiobankEPIC-NorfolkEPIC-Norfolk
MenWomenMenWomen
Number, % of all circulatory mortality in top quintile of circulatory mortality risk score distribution
Age, smoking, medical history+RV12655.5%6565.0%6355.3%4551.7%
Number, % of all incident stroke in top quintile of stroke risk score distribution
FRS stroke11546.9%10049.8%3737.8%5548.7%
Age, smoking, medical history+RV13354.3%11456.7%4040.8%5346.9%
Number, % of all incident MI in top quintile of MI risk score distribution
FRS confirmed MI11642.2%5950.0%6841.0%3737.4%
Age, smoking, medical history+RV10939.6%5849.2%6539.2%3333.3%
Number, % of all incident stroke or MI in top quintile of stroke or MI risk score distribution
FRS confirmed MI or FRS stroke25949.8%18156.7%12045.5%10850.9%
Age, smoking, medical history+RV26450.8%19059.6%11945.5%10449.9%
  • FRS, Framingham risk scores; MI, myocardial infarction; RV, retinal vasculometry.