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Please find below a list of references from the 2021 ESC Guidelines on Cardiovascular Disease Prevention which are cited in the HeartScore webpages as well as in the HeartScore tool. 

Main publications:

SCORE2 risk prediction algorithms: new models to estimate 10-year risk of cardiovascular disease in Europe
SCORE2 working group and ESC Cardiovascular risk collaboration
European Heart Journal, ehab309,
Published: 13 June 2021

SCORE2-OP risk prediction algorithms: estimating incident cardiovascular event risk in older persons in four geographical risk regions
SCORE2-OP working group and ESC Cardiovascular risk collaboration
European Heart Journal, ehab312,
Published: 13 June 2021

2021 ESC Guidelines on cardiovascular disease prevention in clinical practice: Developed by the Task Force for cardiovascular disease prevention in clinical practice with representatives of the European Society of Cardiology and 12 medical societies With the special contribution of the European Association of Preventive Cardiology (EAPC)
European Heart Journal, Volume 42, Issue 34, 7 September 2021, Pages 3227–3337,
Published: 30 August 2021

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