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Table 1 Comparison of the comorbidities mentioned in Boyd’s case and the triads (van den Bussche 2011) and cluster (Schäfer 2010) model

From: Epidemiological strategies for adapting clinical practice guidelines to the needs of multimorbid patients

Boyd 2005 [[4]] van den Bussche 2011 [[3]] Schäfer 2010 [[17]]
Hypertension Included in 9 triads Included in CMD cluster
Chronic heart failure Not included Included in CMD cluster
Stable angina Chronic ischemic heart disease included in 3 triads Chronic ischemic heart disease included in CMD cluster
Atrial fibrillation Not included Cardiac arrhythmias included in CMD cluster
Hypercholesterolemia Lipid metabolism disorder included in 6 triads Lipid metabolism disorder included in CMD cluster
Diabetes mellitus Included in 3 triads Included in CMD cluster
Osteoarthritis Included in 3 triads Included in ADS/P cluster
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease Not included Included in ADS/P cluster
Osteoporosis Not included Included in ADS/P cluster
  1. CMD: cardiovascular and metabolic disorder.
  2. ADS/P: anxiety, depression, somatoform disorder, pain.
  3. NPS: neuropsychiatric disorder.