Did you know up to 90% of strokes are preventable if the risk factors are managed appropriately? The Stroke Riskometer is a unique and easy to use tool for assessing your individual stroke related risk. The Stroke Riskometer is able to calculate your risk through evaluating a series of risk factors such as age, gender, ethnicity, lifestyle and other health factors that directly influence your likelihood of a stroke within the next five and ten years.
Endorsed by the World Stroke Organization, and the International Association on Neurology and Epidemiology.
Based on the famous Framingham Heart study used by many doctors and the most up-to-date identified major risk factors important for stroke.
Easy to use and reliable assessment of your future stroke risk.
Compare your risk with someone of your age and gender without risk factors.
See how each risk factor contributes to your overall risk of stroke.
Email the results to yourself or to a person of your choice
For ages 20 to 90+ years old.
You can change the details you enter in the Stroke Riskometer to see what impact changes to risk factors can have your stroke risk.
Learn about four key signs of stroke F.A.S.T.
Can be used to estimate the risk of recurrent stroke by people who have already experienced a stroke or transient ischemic attack.
Can be used to approximate a risk of having a heart attack within the next five and ten years.
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The great advantage of the Stroke Riskometer is that it allows a person to calculate their risk of stroke within the next 5-10 years. Armed with this information, an individual can take action, with the help of their doctor, to reduce their risk of having a stroke or a heart attack. Stroke is much easier to prevent than treat. As one of my patients stated, the best stroke is the stroke you never had! Prof. Stephen Davis, President, World Stroke Organization.