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Because of insufficient information in the medical files, both cardiovascular risk scales could be assessed less frequently in female than in male patients (36% less often for the French scale and 37% less often for the SCORE scale).
Furthermore, the best athlete (case study) had even achieved a score of 8b on the French scale.
It employs an obsolete, pre-metric French scale of Toises: 300 on the scale-bar when measured, which equals approximately 1:6250 in today's international terms.