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Table 1. Accuracy of Different Measures of Coronary Heart Disease Risk
||Area under ROC Curvea
|NCEP ATP IIb
indicates receiver operating characteristic; data from Grover et al. (22)
[b] National Cholesterol Education Program, Adult Treatment Panel II.
[c] TC indicates total cholesterol. HDL indicates high-density lipoprotein cholesterol.
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