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Category Prize Winners - RCGP Research Paper of the Year 2017

 

Congratulations to Professors Julia Hippisley-Cox and Carol Coupland in the Division of Primary Care, who are category prize winners for the RCGP Research Paper of the Year 2017. The winning paper was entitled ‘Development and validation of QRISK3 risk prediction algorithms to estimate future risk of cardiovascular disease: prospective cohort study’, published in the BMJ, May 2017.

The RCGP Research Paper of the Year Award gives recognition to an individual or group of researchers who have undertaken and published an exceptional piece of research relating to general practice or primary care. The winning papers for the 2017 award were selected from six categories, with the judging panel selecting Julia's and Carol's paper as the winner of Category 2: CVD, Renal, Respiratory, Oral, ENT & Ophthalmology.

The six category-winning papers and overall winner were announced and presented at the RCGP Annual Conference in Glasgow, 4-6 October 2018, preceding a session around the six papers.

Read the paper in the BMJ

Full citation:
Hippisley-Cox J, Coupland C, Brindle P. Development and validation of QRISK3 risk prediction algorithms to estimate future risk of cardiovascular disease: prospective cohort study. British Medical Journal 2017;357:j2099 doi:10.1136/bmj.j2099 [published Online First: 23 May 2017]

Posted on Wednesday 10th October 2018

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