MI, CABG,or sudden death before 55 yr in father or other male first degree relative or before 65 yrs in mother or other female first degree relative.
current smoker or those who quit within the previous 6 months or exposure to environmental tobacco smoke
not participating in at least 20 minute of moderate intensity physical activity on at least 3 days of the week for at least 3 months.
BMI greater than or equal to 30 or waist girth >102 cm/40in for men and >88 cm/35 in in women
SBP >/= 140 and/or diastolic >/=90 confirmed on 2 separate occasions or on antihypertensive meds.
LDL >/= 130
HDL less than (<)40
or on lipid-lowering agents
If total chol is all that is available, use >/=200
impaired fasting glucose of greater than or equal to 100 but less than (<)126
NEGATIVE risk factor
HDL of greater than 60
men 45 and up
women 55 and up