TY - JOUR
T1 - POpulation attributable risk of incident hypertension in womenâ€”reply
AU - Forman JP
Y1 - 2009/12/16
N1 - 10.1001/jama.2009.1827
JO - JAMA
SP - 2550
EP - 2551
VL - 302
IS - 23
N2 -
where Pe represents the proportion of the population exposed to the risk factor.1 This alternative formula was used to recalculate all of the PARs that were reported in the article. The interpretation of the data are virtually identical using this formula compared with using the formula in the article. An example is the comparative data of the principal results, which were presented in Table 2 of the article. The PARs in the article vs using the alternative formula were 53% vs 52% (3 healthy lifestyle factors), 58% vs 57% (4 factors), 72% vs 71% (5 factors), and 78% vs 78% (6 factors).
SN - 0098-7484
M3 - doi: 10.1001/jama.2009.1827
UR - http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2009.1827
ER -